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Box Canyon Loop

Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Cute short hike

Nice little stop right off the main road. Short hike is perfect for young children or people with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mindy B
What a surprise!

Don't miss this easy half-mile stroll (no hills). I recommend you do NOT look over the bridge... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
TravelPaul2015
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Seattle, Washington
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Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice little stop right off the main road. Short hike is perfect for young children or people with limited abilities. Highlight is walking on rock exposed by the last ice age. Bathrooms and picnic spots available across the road.

Thank Mindy B
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Don't miss this easy half-mile stroll (no hills). I recommend you do NOT look over the bridge until the end of your walk. This way, you will get an amazing surprise half-way through your walk looking into the canyon. It was thrilling and kind of...More

Thank TravelPaul2015
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Nice little stop in Mt. Rainer National Park. Quick 15 walk to see a rushing river through a narrow canyon.

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is an easy stop on your way around Mt Rainier. The canyon is over 180ft deep but only a couple dozen feet wide. From the roadway bridge or the wooden bridge up the trail, you can look down to the churning waters that carved...More

Thank GoAlong2
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Quick loop trail will take you to one of the most beautiful views of a meadow with majestic snow capped mountain peaks in the backdrop. Hummingbirds fluttered near us as we walked the gorgeous trail along the canyon. We were short on time and had...More

3  Thank Robin N
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Dizzy look down into the canyon bottom where the rapids are. Best view from the bridge. Amazing moment. Worth stopping

Thank Vish1970
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This was few places opened during our June visit. There are two observation places at the same location. Not much to see.

Thank W C
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This is a short easy walk with pretty views into the steep walled Box Canyon. Very impressive and suitable for most anyone.

1  Thank Steve F
Reviewed 22 January 2016

This is a nice pit-stop if you're coming to/from Mt. Rainier. There is a short hike involved, not too difficult. But you are rewarded with a great view of the deep canyon afterwards.

1  Thank RinaBlue13
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This amazing canyon is located on Stevens Canyon Road 12 miles (19.3k) west of the Ohanapecosh Visitor Center or 17.5 miles (28.2k) east of Longmire. The canyon, as deep as 180 feet (55m) and as narrow as 13 feet (4m), has been carved though the...More

6  Thank Steve1362
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Kim B
Is this loop accessible via assisted wheelchair
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