Nisqually Vista Snowshoe at Mount Rainier National Park

Nisqually Vista Snowshoe at Mount Rainier National Park

“Although the Paradise area trails that radiate out from the visitor center are popular in any season, winter is when they really shine.” That’s the line on VisitRainier.com that led my dad and me to Mount Rainier recently. There are plenty of trails...
Sunrise | A Great Mount Rainier Day Trip

Sunrise | A Great Mount Rainier Day Trip

There are several places you can head to on a Mount Rainier day trip: Longmire, Ohanapecosh, Paradise are a few visitor centers. But there’s something special about Sunrise. With magnificent views of the mountain, miles of hiking trails, and incredible meadows...
Crystal Mountain Resort |Summer Fun Near Mount Rainier

Crystal Mountain Resort |Summer Fun Near Mount Rainier

Crystal Mountain Resort is known for its winter activities. Skiers and snowboarders flock the mountain each year to enjoy the slopes. While it’s a great spot to visit during the winter, summer at Crystal Mountain Resort can be just as fun. With plenty of outdoor...
Paradise | Mount Rainier National Park Day Trip

Paradise | Mount Rainier National Park Day Trip

There are several areas to enjoy Mount Rainier National Park, but none is more popular than Paradise. Located on the south slopes of Mount Rainier at an elevation of 5,400 feet, there’s a good reason this place is called Paradise. During the summer, the area...