Rainier Viewpoints Outside of Mount Rainier National Park - Visit Rainier
View of Mount Rainier from Crystal Mountain

Rainier Viewpoints Outside of Mount Rainier National Park

In the mood for a scenic road trip?

Here’s a list of sites to stop and appreciate the Mount Rainier views on your way to the park. There are a host of places outside of Mount Rainier National Park with views of our favorite volcano, no hike required. 

NO HIKE REQUIRED RAINIER VIEWPOINTS

Location Address Photo
Alder Lake 50324 School Rd, Eatonville, WA 98328

View of Mount Rainier from Alder Lake

Chinook Scenic Byway Tipsoo Lake, Enumclaw, WA 98022

Tipsoo Lake

Photo of Tipsoo Lake courtesy Ian McRae

Cliff House Restaurant 6300 Marine View Drive, Tacoma, WA 98422

View of Rainier from Cliff House

 

 

 

 

Crystal Mountain Resort 33914 Crystal Mountain Blvd. Crystal Mountain, WA 98022

Couple sitting in Crystal Mountain Slingback Chairs

Dogwood Park 41299 Clear Lake Hwy, Eatonville, WA 98328

View of Mount Rainier from Dogwood Park

EZ Times Outfitter (guided trail rides) 18703 WA-706, Elbe, WA 98330

View of Mount Rainier on a guided trail ride with EZ Times

Farm Shed Wines & Brew 22808 Sumner Buckley Hwy E | Buckley, WA 98321

View of Mount Rainier from Farm Shed Wines & Brews

Henley’s Silver Lake Resort 40724 S Silver Lake Rd E, Eatonville, WA 98328

Mount Rainier as seen from Henley's Silver Lake Resort

Horseshoe Lake at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park 11610 Trek Dr E, Eatonville, WA 98328

View of Rainier from Horseshoe Lake at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

(Requires admission to the wildlife park)

Maris Farms 25001 Sumner Buckley Hwy, Buckley, WA 98321

View of Mount Rainier from Maris Farms

Mason Jar Farm 40228 278th Way SE, Enumclaw, WA 98022

Mason Jar Farm entrance

Mineral Lake 113 W Front St, Mineral, WA 98355

View of Mount Rainier from Mineral Lake

Mountain Lodge Farm 43423 37th Ave E, Eatonville, WA 98328

View of Mount Rainier from Mountain Lodge Farm

Murray Morgan Bridge Fireman’s Park 801 A Street, Tacoma, WA

View of Mount Rainier and the Murray Morgan Bridge

North Harborview Drive in Gig Harbor Viewpoint: 47.338091, -122.591679  
Packwood Lake Randle, WA

View of Mount Rainier from Packwood Lake

Rainier View Winery & Nursery 12314 264th St E, Graham, WA 98338

View of Mount Rainier from Rainier Winery and Nursery

Ruston

5005 Ruston Way, Ruston, WA 98407

View of Mount Rainier from Point Ruston

Summit House Restaurant 33914 Crystal Mountain Blvd, Enumclaw, WA 98022

Summit House Outdoor Dining

(Open winter and summer, requires gondola ride)

Tanwax Country Chapel 36417 Mountain Hwy E, Eatonville, WA 98328

View of Mount Rainier from Tanwax Country Chapel

Tehaleh 19001 Cascadia Boulevard East, Bonney Lake, WA 98391

Mount Rainier as seen from Tehaleh

White Pass Scenic Byway  

View of Mount Rainier from White Pass Scenic Bywayway

 

Do you know of a scenic Rainier viewpoint outside of Mount Rainier National Park that isn’t on the list? Let us know. Message our chatbot or send an email.