Mt. Rainier National Park

14,410 ft. of fun!

Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning six major rivers. On line passes available now at

Subalpine wildflower meadows ring the icy volcano while ancient forest cloaks Mount Rainier’s lower slopes. Wildlife abounds in the park’s ecosystems. A lifetime of discovery awaits. Mt. Rainier is famous for the wildflowers in the meadows.

There are mile and miles of trails for all skill levels. Be sure to carry your ten essentials and tell others where you are going.

Paradise is a year round viewpoint from Ashford. Paradise Inn and the Jackson Memorial Visitor Center serve as headquarters for many day and overnight visitors. Sunrise is open in July to October. Day lodge and visitor center provide amenities for summer guests.  


Entrance Fee $30 per carload (as of June 1, 2018)