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Rainier Home Contact Infomation Statistics Explained Map Information Scope Current Conditions

  • High point:5550
  • Low point:3550
  • Hiking season: mid-July to mid-Oct.
  • Total Elevation gain:3280
  • Total Elevation lost:3660
  • Total distance(from road):7.5
  • Effective Distance:13.
  • Hiking time:2 days
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Profile Explained

  • (1) North Payallup Camp
  • (2) Klapatche Park
To make a loop start at the road end at Klapatche Pont. From here the trail descends 2.7 miles to campsites near the North Puyallup River bridge. Bypassing the bridge by turning right on the Wonderland Trail and climb 1500 feet, in 2.8 miles, to Klapatche Park. At Aurora Lake abandon the Wonderland Trail and turn west to descend to the St. Andrews Creek trailhead at the road.

Map Discription Size (kb)
Small colored elevaton map 5
Topographic map with shadeing 333
Topographic map without shadeing 135
Shaded Basement Geologic Map

(Geologic key)

Air Photo 2,914
Stereo Map

To see this image you will need special glasses (which I will provide if you contact me before supplies run out)


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Gregg Petrie 2000