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Dates: 7/1/2018 - 9/30/2018
City / State: Mt. Rainier National Park, WA
Event Name: Pacific Crest Trail -- Naches Loop and Dewey Lakes
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 108533 2018/Y2050
Distance - Trail Ratings: 7/10/12 Km - 3C
Description: Start at Tipsoo Lake parking lot. The route follows the PCT/Naches Peak Loop Trail NE for a total 700 foot elevation gain. An extension down and back up to Dewey Lake adds an additional 700 feet in elevation. The views of Mt. Rainier on the return are spectacular. Trail is in Mt Rainier National Park and the William O. Douglas Wilderness.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Daylight hours
Start Point / Driving Directions: REGISTRATION: Please use the online start box provided by the California Volkssport Association website ( Follow the left side link, 'Online Start Box', and the instructions provided to sign a waiver and register for this event. Payments for event credit and directions use PayPal. The directions and insert cards are PDFs that you can download and print as needed. The POC does not provide event directions or accept alternative payment methods. The entire online process should take less than 10 minutes for a first time user.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: DRIVE TO START: From Enumclaw, drive east on State Route 410 (Chinook Pass Highway) toward Chinook Pass (about 44 miles). Park at the Tipsoo Lake parking area, a half mile west of Chinook Pass.
You will need to have a Golden Eagle Pass per car or a USFS Northwest Forest Pass. You can stop at the Ranger Station in Enumclaw to purchase one (daily pass is $5). PPSF Restrooms at the trail head only.
Host Club: Four-Plus Foolhardy Folks
Contact: Nancy Wittenberg (253) 841-0580
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