Time of year
midnightsnacks wrote a review Aug 2019
Deep River, Connecticut91 contributions14 helpful votes
The drive in will destroy your car. It's cold, no bathroom, no views, absolutely terrible. Crowded with rude families
Date of experience: July 2019
Elliot wrote a review Aug 2019
Mount Gilead, Ohio166 contributions145 helpful votes
Gorgeous lake in Mount Rainier National Park. There aren’t really any views of the mountain itself, but the rock outcroppings and hills are nonetheless impressive too. Flowers are abundant, as are birds. Saw some people kayaking on this lake. Seems extremely tranquil here.
Date of experience: August 2019
1 Helpful vote
SDR007 wrote a review Sep 2018
Detroit, Michigan479 contributions42 helpful votes
Canoes glide across this subalpine lake and the reflection of the mountains makes it a delightful experience. Fishing is popular and so is hiking. The road to Mowich is unpacked after the first three miles and maybe rough.
Date of experience: September 2018
Erick M wrote a review Jul 2018
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Perfect for Kayaking or a small raft. Beautiful views. Be ready with $30 cash or check per vehicle..
Date of experience: July 2018
sm1710 wrote a review Aug 2017
dundee, scotland79 contributions27 helpful votes
We decided to go to the "quieter" side of Mount Rainier and do several hikes around Mowich Lake. The drive involves 14 miles of unpaved roads, which are easily passable in a 2wd in good conditions. Be aware though, there are some fairly major potholes that would do significant…
Date of experience: August 2017
1 Helpful vote