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Ride Crystal’s Mt. Rainier Gondola

Skiers, riders and foot passengers can all take a ride to the Crystal Mountain summit for captivating mountain views, a delectable meal at the Summit House restaurant or to drop back into the vast terrain that plunges below the ridge line.  You’ll travel almost 2,500 vertical feet ...

Nordic Ski at White Pass

Cross country ski or snowshoe on scenic, well-established trails through wooded areas and around a scenic alpine lake at the White Pass Nordic Center.  ...
Nordic Skiing

Go Hut to Hut Nordic Skiing and More

Nordic Skiing recreation on the Mount Tahoma Trails comes in all forms, from cross-country skiing and snowshoeing to snowboarding and skate skiing, as well as an occasional sled dog team.  ...
Reflection Lakes Photo Courtesy Don Jensen

View Fall Color at Reflection Lakes

View Fall Color at Reflection Lakes. Reflection Lakes becomes a mirror of autumn colors with magnificent Mt. Rainier's reflecting in its still waters. ...

Ride the Mt. Rainier Railroad

Experience a steam train ride through the forest and foothills south of Mount Rainier. Passenger service temporarily suspended until Aug. 3.  ...
Have Brunch at Paradise

Have Brunch at Paradise

Where else can you enjoy a delicious Sunday Brunch, dining in an historic, rustic lodge halfway up a mountain? The ...

Admire the Waterfalls

The waterfalls of Mt. Rainier are nothing short of spectacular and the snowmelt during spring offers the best opportunity to ...

Dining with a View at Crystal Mountain

On a clear day, the dining at the Summit House at Crystal Mountain offers jaw-dropping views of Mount Rainier and surrounding mountains, along with mouthwatering food, scenic gondola ride, and epic photo opps.  ...
Skiers at Crystal Mountain Resort

Crystal Mountain Resort a PNW Winter Playground

Crystal Mountain is a world class ski resort, rated by SKIING magazine as the #7 ski resort in North America. Experienced skiers are drawn to the expert runs comprising nearly half of the terrain... ...

Mushroom Picking

Dozens of good edible mushroom species begin to appear in late summer. Most species need the first fall rains to come before they appear. Some species wait until the first frosts. As is well-known mushrooms can be poisonous, so mushroom hunters need to have positively identified species... ...