climbing mt rainier

The Ultimate Guide to Climbing Mt Rainier in 2021 and Beyond

With more area dedicated to glaciers than any mountain in the lower 48 states, Washington’s Mount Rainier isn’t the sort of peak you can simply climb on a whim. A successful summit climbing Mt Rainier requires months of intensive training and preparation. Climbers face 9,000 feet of vertical elevation gain over more than eight miles, … Read more

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Hiking The Tallest Mountains in Washington: Choices For 2021

Many hikers looking to test their skill hike the tallest mountains in Washington. Washington state has some challenging trails that offer beautiful vistas of the Cascade Mountains. Hikers walk through sub-alpine meadows, lush forests, and past glaciers until they arrive at the summit.  The hike is harsh. Hikers climb steep slopes, jagged peaks, and encounter … Read more