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Crystal Mountain Scenic Gondola Ride

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Address: 33914 Crystal Mountain Blvd., Crystal Mountain, WA
Phone Number: 360-663-2265
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This was our fourth (short business trip) to the Seattle area and someone in a local restaurant recommended that we visit Crystal Mountain and take the Gondola Ride. Previously... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Oak Forest, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This was our fourth (short business trip) to the Seattle area and someone in a local restaurant recommended that we visit Crystal Mountain and take the Gondola Ride. Previously, we had stay at Mt. Ranier and hiked, but this was almost better .... Seiing Mt. Ranier at a slight distance really allows you to enjoy her majesty. The drive to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The Crystal Mountain Gondola Ride is a MUST SEE in Mt Rainier, Washington. The scenic view of this ride is amazing! It is a rare opportunity. My husband and I both were so impressed. This attraction was one of the highlights of our trip to Washington.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My family of 3 (spouse, 5 year old daughter and myself) decided one Saturday to go up to Crystal Mountain and take a gondola ride, why not right? What an amazing last minute decision! The daughter loved it! The snow up top and the bare ground on the bottom! Plus, It wasn't too pricey for the fun we had! Bring... More 

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Just an hour from Tacoma is Crystal Mt Ski area. They added a gondola that goes to the top of the ridge. There's a nice restaurant on top and the views are fantastic on a clear day.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

But my good wife loved it on the way down! I have to admit that I've ridden in ski lifts more than she has so she was a little nervous on the way up especially as I stood up and made the thing shake a little. But when we got to the top, the views of the mountains were spectacular... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This was my first visit to Crystal Mountain. I really enjoyed the ride on the way up. Snowcapped mountains all around and the views are breathtaking.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

This is a favorite place. Views are incredible. My daughter was 3 years old when visiting this location. Three years later, she still talks about it! We particularly love the perfect patch of green grass located near the base of the ride. We rested there for hours, basking in the sun and eating juicy peaches.

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Sumner, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Caught the 2:30 ride up and enjoyed unbelievable scenery. Low snow totals this year but playing tour guide today, this was awesome! My guests from DC and Florida were absolutely amazed.

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Buckley Wa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Now the Lazy Adventurers have a great view of Rainer and Adams! Sure anyone can slap a backpack on and stroll uphill for 5.6 mi to the top of the resort and plop down at a table and gaze lovingly at Rainer, but why not do it with style, and a lot less sweat! Enter the gondola. For a few... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

if you've seen the view of Mt Rainier from Sunrise and Paradise, drive up to Crystal Mountain and take the gondola up to the top for a view of Mt Rainier that is priceless!

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Address: Address: 33914 Crystal Mountain Blvd., Crystal Mountain, WA
Phone Number: 360-663-2265
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Crystal Mountain

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