Weddings, Retreats and Reunion Spots

Nestled in the foothills of Mount Rainier are some unique locations for weddings, retreats, reunions and meetings. Have your wedding in a rustic lodge, in an historic parlor setting, in an outdoor amphitheater, or on a deck at the edge of a creek. For your business meeting or retreat, leave distractions behind and stimulate new ideas. Bring your reunion group to a venue near the Park where they can visit in the intimate settings of mountain accommodations and then hike or sight see together around Mount Rainier. See below for suggestions for weddings, group getaways and events:
Weddings Inside the Park
Weddings inside the Mt. Rainier National Park are allowed by special use permit. Campground amphitheaters, predetermined areas, or picnic areas may be used. Contact the park for specific requirements and locations. View the Permit Information and Permit Application.
Wedding Venues Near the Park
Enumclaw Expo Center Field House

Enumclaw Expo Center Field House

The historic Expo Center Field House, built in 1940 has exposed beam high ceilings and an all wood interior for a rustic feel.
The Claw in Enumclaw

The Claw of Enumclaw

The Claw of Enumclaw building has a rustic atmosphere and offers affordable space for weddings and receptions for up to 200 people.
Mountain View Manor located in Enumclaw

Mountain View Manor

Mountain View Manor is a 20-acre outdoor wedding and event venue that features beautiful views of Mount Rainier and the Cascade foothills.
Genesis Farm and Gardens grounds

Genesis Farm & Gardens

Wedding venue located in Enumclaw, WA that accommodates indoor or outdoor weddings and receptions for up to 200 people.
Weddings at Crystal Mountain

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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.

Ashford County Park

Ashford County Park is located along SR 706 and is a great stop on your way to Mount Rainier National Park or to visit for the day. Rent the newly built amphitheater for your next gathering!
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Henley’s Silver Lake Resort

The resort offers six rustic fishing cabins with bathrooms and kitchenettes and 26 RV sites and tent sites available. Great for group events or family reunions. Reserve the whole resort for your special event...
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Pack Forest Conference Center

The Pack Forest Conference Center lies at the foot of Mount Rainier, nestled among stately Douglas-fir in a 4,300 acre forest.  Rich in history, Pack ...

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Whether you are looking for natural elegance or simple beauty this quaint location at Northwest Trek is fitting. The unique venue offers animals and native habitat as a backdrop for large or small gatherings.
Whittaker's Bunkhouse

Whittaker’s Bunkhouse

Built in 1912 as a bunkhouse for loggers and mill workers, this historic structure offers a prime location for business or family retreats by the moun...
Weddings at Mounthaven Resort

Wellspring Spa

Encompassing the woodland's peace and quiet, Wellspring is the northwest's secret sanctuary! The surrounding beauty of abundant trees and wildflowers ...

The Lodge Near Mt. Rainier

Situated on 16 acres, The Lodge offers comfortable accommodations for families, groups or individuals. From a beautiful stone fireplace to spacious de...
Nisqually Lodge

Nisqually Lodge

The lodge has 25 large airy rooms, and is located just 5 miles from the SW entrance to the Park. There is a Great Room, with fireplace and open beam cathedral ceiling, for reading, relaxing or conversation. Our family sized room sleeps 8 with 4 queen beds.

Mt. Rainier Railroad & Museum

You're not like every other couple. And if you're looking for a wedding venue that's as unique as you are, we've got just the place. Say "I do" at the...

The Little White Church of Elbe

Celebrate your wedding at the Historic Elbe Evangelical Lutheran Church. Since 1906, this charming little church has watched over the mountain communi...

Eatonville Community Center

The Eatonville Community Center is host to a wide variety of activities and services, including public meetings, senior activities, WIC, a senior meal...

Copper Creek Inn, Cabins and Lodge

A covered porch or an arbor in the wooded area is a wonderful option for an outdoor wedding. Reunions, corporate retreats and gatherings for family and friends, both indoors and outdoors are our specialty.

Alexander’s Lodge

Alexander's Country Inn specializes in small (up to 50 guests) weddings. Each wedding and elopement at Alexander's is unique--a personal expression of the bridal couple's wishes and dreams for their special day.

Silver Skis Chalet

Our condominiums are a great place to hold your special event. We have accommodated conferences, weddings, reunions, car shows, sporting events, retre...

Crystal Mountain Hotels

A great venue for meetings, reunions, parties and any other group getaways from 25-250 people. An all-inclusive event can be planned for weddings, retreats and social gatherings.

Crystal Mountain Resort

Say “I do” among the beautiful wild flowers and the gorgeous backdrop of the Cascade Range from May – October. Summit Ceremonies are available by way of the Mt. Rainier Gondola from mid-June to mid-September.

Alta Crystal Resort at Mt. Rainier

Weddings, retreats, business meetings... whatever your group event, Alta Crystal Resort is the perfect spot. The historic 1920's log lodge serves as a central location for group gatherings and meals.