News and Events

Traveler Advisory: Detour on US-12 West of the Rimrock Tunnel

US 12 White Pass milepost 151 to 166 Paving: Monday through Friday, traffic should be prepared for alternating one-way traffic control in three separate locations during daytime hours from milepost 166 near Rimrock to milepost 151 near White Pass.
Trick-or-treat, enjoy games and take a nighttime tram ride at one of the premier fall-themed events of the season.

Hoot ‘n’ Howl at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

SPOOKTACULAR NEWS! TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE FOR HOOT ‘N’ HOWL AT NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK Trick-or-treat, enjoy games and take a nighttime tram ride at one of the premier fall-themed events of the season ...

Video: People of Rainier – Lhakpa Gelu Sherpa

Here we get to know Lhakpa Gelu Sherpa who grew up in the mountains of Nepal and moved to the Rainier region in 2008. He has climbed Everest 15 times - including a speed record of under 11 hours - and has summited Mount Rainier 94 times...and counting.

Run Wild 5K/8K at Northwest Trek

Run Wild race day at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park is fast approaching, September 16, 2017, and there’s still time to register.
Mount Rainier above meadows of aster, lupine, paintbrush, and more near Paradise, Mount Rainier National Park, Washington, USA.

Mt. Rainier’s Wildflowers Making Their Colorful Debut

Mt. Rainier, WA. - The Mount Rainier area was voted “Best Wildflower Spot in The United States.” And Mount Rainier’s wildflowers are now making their colorful bloom, welcoming park visitors with a vibrant display of color.

High Visitation Expected Throughout the Summer

“By planning your trip to avoid peak congestion times, you may find that you spend less time looking for parking and more time enjoying the park.” Randy King, Mount Rainier National Park Superintendent

Cayuse Pass | SR 123

THIS ROAD IS OPEN. Road opened May 19, 2017.

Cayuse Pass connects to Chinook Pass and White Pass on the east side of Mount Rainier National Park. The Cayuse Pass summit is at the junction of State Routes 123 and 410. The 4,675-foot-high pass is about five miles west of the Chinook Pass summit. Closes during the winter months due to snowfall.
Enumclaw Golf Course

Enumclaw Golf Course

The Enumclaw Golf Course is an 18-hole facility that meanders through tall pines in one of the Northwest's most beautiful golf settings below Mt. Rainer.

Spring in to Easter Around Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier, WA.-Enjoy brunch in the national park, bask in an Easter sunrise service at 6,800 feet, ski with the Easter Bunny, or travel by train to an egg hunt.  These are just some of the special Easter acti...
Left Foot Farm

Left Foot Farms

Left Foot Farm Left Foot Farm is a 25 acre family farm in the foothills of Mount Rainier in Washington State. They currently raise about one hundred Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats. The farm is a licensed Grade ...
Weddings at Crystal Mountain

10 Places to Tie the Knot at Rainier | Visit Rainier

From the breathtaking scenery at Mount Rainier National Park, to the stunning backdrops at Crystal Mountain, to an intimate ceremony in a forest, or next to a quiet mountain stream. Couples can choose from a historic church, a century old steam train, a posh woodland spa or a charming country inn. There are memorable locations all around the mountain to choose from.

Rails to Ales

Craft beer lovers, mark your calendars! The annual Rails to Ales event is Saturday, June 3 and Sunday June 4, 2017. We’re bringing a taste of Tacoma out to the railroad. Tacoma’s Wingman Brewers will be on sit...

Video: People of Rainier – Mountaineering Legends

Growing up in the shadow of Rainier - or 'Tahoma' as it is known in the Lushootseed language - Puyallup and Muckleshoot Tribal Member Jeffrey Thomas has spent much of his life reacquainting himself with his historical homelands and working to protect them.

Mount Rainier National Park – Winter Access Update

Mount Rainier National Park welcomes you to come enjoy the great outdoors this holiday weekend. Winter conditions are arriving, so the park advises visitors to plan ahead and prepare for potential conditions.

Video: Find Yourself at Rainier

Follow the stories of people whose lives have been changed by The Mountain as we highlight colorful characters and personalities of Mt. Rainier. Find yourself at Mt. Rainier. Here, a wanderlust-filled traveler finds friends, beauty and love as he discovers the wonders of the Rainier Region.

Video: Bring the Whole Family

Follow the stories of people whose lives have been changed by The Mountain as we highlight colorful characters and personalities of Mt. Rainier. Here we focus on family. From the waters of the Puget Sound to the forests and vistas of 'The Mountain', the Rainier region offers the beauty and recreational opportunities for the ultimate family vacation experience.
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