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Noble Knob

A nice hike into the Norse Peak Wilderness with fantastic views of several Cascade Volcanoes
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 7 miles
Duration: Half day
Family Friendly

Overview :  This is a great alpine ridge walk just outside of Rainier National Park in the Norse Peak Wilderness. This isn't a killer climb as... more »

Tips:  Directions to Trailhead:
From the intersection with WA 167 and WA 410 drive 30 miles north on 410 to the Corral Pass forest service... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Trailhead Parking

Park here and head out on the trail at the north end of the parking lot. There are great views of Rainier, even from the trailhead. Follow the sign.

2. Mutton Mountain

You will have great views of Mt. Rainier from this highpoint on the trail. If you want you also have the option of running up the Northwest ridge of Mutton to the top of that peak if you'd like.

3. Forked Path

Take the Middle.

4. Top of Noble Knob

You've reached the knob! Now look back at the beautiful ridge trail with Rainier towering above! You'll also have a great view down to George Lake from the top as well as a view north towards Glacier Peak and the North Cascades.