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Mount Rainier National Park: Tolmie Peak

A bit of rain will only enhance your 6.1-mile out-and-back trek to foggy forests, misty waterfalls, and a nearly 6,000-foot peak in Mt. Rainier National Park.

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INFO For information on permits, current trail and camp conditions, and wilderness guidelines, go to

PERMIT A wilderness permit is required for all overnight camping in the backcountry. Reservations requests accepted by fax or mail, starting on March 15th of each year ($20/reservation). Download form at

CONTACT Mt. Rainier National Park, (360) 569-2211;

To Trailhead

I-5 S to WA 18 E to WA 167 S to WA 410 E. In 13.3 mi., R onto WA 165 (Mowich Lake Rd.). In about 23 mi., road dead-ends @ Mowich Lake parking lot near trailhead.

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