Like camp spots that keep the tourists away? Mowich Lake Campground is like a local’s Mount Rainier. But don't bring a weak driving game, as it takes bumping down 17 miles of dirt just to get there (RVs, trailers and low-clearance vehicles not recommended). Walk-in tent sites only. The upside? Free camping by a pristine lake that you just might be able to call your own. Three group sites available, each can accommodate 12 campers. And make sure to bring water or a filter… this place is the best definition of “country."
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
3 sites
Up to 12 guests per site
Hike in
No ADA access
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.

Horseback riding
Snow sports


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February 16th, 2017
Mount Rainier National Park
United States
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(360) 569-2211
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46.933° N, 121.863° W
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Tent Only - Group - Hike In: 3 Sites
(Up to 12 people per site)

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