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Excellent view of mount rainier and the valley

Truly the paradise as the name is. It is around 12 miles from longmire but definitely worth it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AnkurJa
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Olympia, Washington
awesome place

this place a great place to be for family vacation. it is long drive and it is worth for your time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
zc88
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Addison, Texas
via mobile
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A 5 to 6-mile trail with spectacular views of Mt. Rainier.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Truly the paradise as the name is. It is around 12 miles from longmire but definitely worth it. Still lots of snow near the visitor centre, good enough for any kind of snow activity for kids or for hiking. It offers excellent view of mount...More

Thank AnkurJa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this place a great place to be for family vacation. it is long drive and it is worth for your time. its family bonding time

Thank zc88
Reviewed 1 week ago

From PARADISE, better to travel on the loop where we can see beautiful NARADA FALLS and can go to Long mire.Route is Scenic..

Thank HARAGOPAL
Reviewed 9 November 2016

You can drive or get out and walk, either way the views are spectacular - busier in the summer so late Spring early Fall is a road less traveled and well worth the trip.

Thank peter8061
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The driving loop has very many scenic outlooks and fantastic mountain, ridge, valley, and river views. Several waterfalls to be seen. Several beautiful, easy and short hikes just off the road (e.g., Path of the Patriarchs). On many days, this loop is jammed with people...More

2  Thank hcajones
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

If you're around Mt. Rainier, this short drive is worth checking out. Paradise is a great place to visit. We didn't do much hiking due to time constraints, but definitely would if we were in the area again.

Thank kingedward29
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Whether talking about the drive or the hike, both Paradise Loops are tremendous. Be ready for vast temperature differences as well as precipitation of all sorts. The views are just beyond description - GET THERE!

Thank TheGambianRPCV
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We found parking in a lot after circling around for awhile. When we left people had parked on both sides of the street. That made some sections hard to drive through and we were in a small car. The views are amazing though, definitely worth...More

1  Thank LisafromNHollywood
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Make this drive. It offers some spectacular images with areas to pull off and take it in. Go in the summer on a clear day. Roll your windows down and enjoy nature!

1  Thank Katy C
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We only went from Ashford to Paradise with which stopping took most of the day. There is a beautiful lodge at Paradise and a very large visitor center with a restaurant. Many hiking trails that go toward the top but we didn't try any of...More

1  Thank raven_lover
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