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Trail of the Shadows

Easy/Intermediate
 3.9 (8)

Hike at the intersection of dense forest and open meadow.


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Map Key

0.7

Miles

1.1

KM

Loop

2,761' 842 m

High

2,720' 829 m

Low

62' 19 m

Up

54' 17 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

17%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs No Dogs

Features Birding · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Family Friendly A nice, short hike where the whole family can enjoy the nature and history that Mount Rainier National Park has to offer.

Description

Human and natural history come together in the forest and meadows of Longmire. You'll see a replica of an early homestead cabin and discover the plants and animals that call this area their home.

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Shared By:

Tom Robson

Trail Ratings

  3.9 from 8 votes

#4

in Longmire

#10213

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  3.9 from 8 votes
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Trail Rankings

#4

in Longmire

#480

in Washington

#10,213

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Trail of the Shadows forest
Mar 5, 2015 near Eatonville, WA
Douglas Fir: 1293-1963
Aug 18, 2015 near Eatonville, WA
Trail of the Shadows in winter.
Mar 5, 2015 near Eatonville, WA
Please don't touch
Aug 18, 2015 near Eatonville, WA
Longmire Visitor Center
Mar 4, 2015 near Eatonville, WA

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Sep 1, 2021
Hsiwen Fang
Sep 1, 2021
Cindy Hwang
Jun 28, 2021
Stephanie Cairney
Jun 21, 2021
Dave Cerlanek
18h 45m
Dec 27, 2020
David Scott
Sep 2, 2020
Janet Kim
Aug 17, 2020
Raj Mathew
Jul 8, 2020
Gabriel Gottfredsen
Very nice flat trail where forest and meadow/mineral springs meet (edge environment). Interesting signs about the history and settlement of Longmir… 0.7mi — 1h 00m