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A Gentle Walk under the Trees

This wonderful clear splashy river flows through Mt. Rainier National Park at the Grove of the... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
Phoenix, Arizona
Great small family hike

Very cool environment. Mostly flat, and short hike for the family with lots of centuries old... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
Buckeye, Arizona
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A 1.3-mile walking trail.
Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

This wonderful clear splashy river flows through Mt. Rainier National Park at the Grove of the Patriarchs area. There is a great Suspension Bridge that crosses the river and has good view of it. We enjoyed this quiet area and the 1.5 mile gentle walk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

Very cool environment. Mostly flat, and short hike for the family with lots of centuries old trees. A must do if you are int area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank julieandjay
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We stopped here just days before Stevens Canyon Pass opened, so basically drove out of out way for this one area, but it was cool, so worth it! The restroom was open, but the nearby visitor center and park entrance were not - honor system...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tmoore48
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Incredibly humbling to see these giants close up. Gives you some perspective of your spot on the planet. Be sure to go across the suspension bridge to see the big boys. A wonderful experience.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

This hike was less challenging than the Wonderland Trail but just as beautiful. Very peaceful and serene.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank HeatherlyNicole
Reviewed September 18, 2016

This peaceful trail takes you to Grove of the Patriarchs. Easy but interesting One mile round trip along river stream.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Sggypsy
Reviewed July 19, 2016

The air is so fresh and the scenery so beautiful it is easy to get lost is the experience. The trees are huge and varied. A delightful walk!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank nevad
Reviewed July 15, 2016

One of the best short trails you would ever walk in your life. Not a paved path. So watch tree roots. Adjoining stream, wonderful

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Vish1970
Reviewed June 5, 2016

If your time is limited, you can skip this since there is really not much to see other than a chain bridge.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank W C
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Better known as the Grove of the Patriarchs Trail, this nice 1.3 mile (2.1k) loop trail is used to access the Grove of the Patriarchs; a dense stand of huge, old growth Douglas-fir, western red-cedar and western hemlock, some over 1,000 years old and many...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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