fbpx

Camp Muir- Carvass Crazy

Solo hike to Camp Muir only saw a few others in the upper area all day.  No real pathway showing the route so I got…

Camp Muir

Good weather, the trail was paved the first mile and gravel the next 1.5 miles. Then it gets tricky. You have snowfields and glacier’s also…

Camp Muir

Good weather, the trail was paved the first mile and gravel the next 1.5 miles. Then it gets tricky. You have snowfields and glacier’s also…

Camp Muir

We avoided the smoke and heat for a gorgeous but grueling hike to Camp Muir.  Not much glissading, and the heat made the snow super…

Mimosas at Muir

Headed up with a group early on Tuesday morning. This is a hot, full exposure hike so we wanted to get going before the sun.…

Camp Muir

After night camping at Ohanapecosh campground, we have arrived at Paradise parking lot around 7am on not too busy Friday. Paradise have been soaked in…

Cloud Camp

** This hike to Camp Muir was part of a larger summit attempt on Mount Rainier. ** I started the hike on Monday, July 5th…

Camp Muir

It was a beautiful blue bird day!! Snow covered some parts of the lower trail and completely covered on the upper part which is to…

Breathtaking Mountain Views

Weather was absolutely gorgeous!! Trail was snow covered right off the bat, with bare spots. The meadows were gorgeous and we saw many marmots among…

Epic!!!!

It was ridiculously hot but couldn’t have asked for a better day. Snow starts at the parking lot and is pretty consistent all the way…

Mount Rainier

Snow the entire way and it was warm. Started early so snow was solid until we started coming back down. Such a challenging, yet awesome…

Camp Muir

First trip up to Muir on a sunny Saturday morning. It’s a grind for sure: all uphill in the snow in mid-May right from the…

Camp Muir (and Then Some)

I “hiked” Camp Muir as part of an attempted climb up Mount Rainier. My friend Jason and I had booked a guided climb through International…

Labour Day Muir

Great day, great trip. we left at sunrise (6:30am) and headed along the Skyline trail, until you reach the Muir snow field.  Then up and…

Sledding down!

Definitely found it helpful to have microspikes and poles for the LONG hike up on the snowfield. DEFINITELY start early – way less people AND…

Peak that’s not a peak

Camp Muir is not a peak, but it was the most challenging hike yet. The snow field is probably over half the hike, and it…

Amazing First Hike to Camp Muir

We left the trailhead at 6:45am and made it to Muir by noon.  The weather was amazing…not a cloud in the sky! The snowfields were…

Camp Fun

This was a beautiful hike! We were prepared with our crampons and poles, plus sunglasses and sunscreen. Lots of  fairly tame chipmunks  until you hit…

Camp Muir

Summited Anvil Rock, then to Camp Muir. The kids liked glissading the best.

Camp Muir and Snow Chutes

Started at sunrise (5:45am) on Sunday, July 26. There were a handful of cars in the parking lot and sunny weather forecasted for days. Within…

Camp Muir

It was sunny when we going up but got whiteout on our way down…gps is a must on this hike.

Camp Muir

The trail was covered with snow from the parking lot (and all the way to the summit). Crampons weren’t necessary but micro spikes were, along…

Camp Muir

This was my 4th time up to Muir! It still blows me away how beautiful it is up there. I enjoyed it as a day…