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At 14,410 feet, Mount Rainier is the fifth highest mountain in the continental 48 states.
Mount Rainier National Park, WA 98304
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Be wary of crowds, especially on the west side. I've been there many times, but not on a Friday afternoon, which resulted in a near-empty parking lot vs. an overflowing one that one would "experience" on weekends. It allowed for a much more relaxed visit...More

Thank brifd1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning views, amazing trails to hike and loads of things to see and places to visit. Leave early...get there by 8 am for the best views and the least amount of people so the roads are totally clear and you can just take your time...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For anyone thinking of going to the park in early November like we just did - it is totally worth it. We had to turn around at the entrance because after Nov 1, all folks are required to have tire chains available in their vehicle....More

Thank Andie1603
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mount Rainier is a beautiful National Park. Plan on touring for 2 days. A good place to stay is the Crystal Mountain Resort. Also take the gondola ride at the Resort for great views and food at the mountain top restaurant.

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mount Rainier is so impressive to see up close and far away. It's breathtaking as the other reviewers have mentioned, I don't think you can be disappointed any time of year. It's beautiful in all the different seasons. We first took the cable car at...More

Thank rosegoldmountains
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The anti clockwise hike takes you from visitor center to Panoramic view point and then back to base. Great views along the way though it can get a little chilly at the top. It was a long hike ~4 hours with the photo and rest...More

Thank zephyr83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so worth the drive! It was about 2 hours from Tacoma where we were visiting. Lovely drive and what a gorgeous place! We did Paradise and although we went in the fall we still had a beautiful day and appreciated the fall...More

Thank LandOfJuncoville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a great sight to see. It's as grand as the Grand Canyon! Definitely worth a visit if you're in WA. We only had half the day to enjoy the sights around the mountain and wished we could have spent a whole day there, if...More

Thank dolphindebb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have totally enjoyed our time here. And we got all kinds of beautiful pictures. There are hundreds of beautiful trails. We did try to find Carter falls never found it. Sign said 1.2 miles but we never found it and know we walk over...More

Thank anastasiafrost75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day trip around Mount Rainier starting at Chinook Pass sunrise and Paradise finishing with a meal at Copper Kettle in Ashford is great.

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28 October 2018|
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Response from tlsste | Reviewed this property |
SR 706 thru Ashford. It’s definitely a drive. It’s 1.5 hour plus from Olympia, but worth the drive!
11 July 2018|
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Response from noelj166 | Reviewed this property |
I just saw your question. There was a shorter hike we did in both directions and I think it would work. We stayed at the Paradise Inn which still had a fair amount of snow and we were not prepared for the snow. We drove to... More