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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 is a fantastic way to see majestic Mt. Rainier, up close and personal. The gondolas are very comfortable, completely enclosed, and provide a wonderful view of the ski resort... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is a fantastic way to see majestic Mt. Rainier, up close and personal. The gondolas are very comfortable, completely enclosed, and provide a wonderful view of the ski resort in the summer, plus the 'money sshot' once you gete to the top!

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Columbus, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The restaurant at the top offered a menu that I did not care for. There was outdoor dining and chairs lined along the edge of the mountain top so that guests could spend time relaxing and taking in the views of Mt. Ranier. The views made it worth the money it cost to ride the gondola.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I should start by saying we had never seen snow before and it was so magnificent and I loved every minute of that gondola ride.

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texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Took this gondola ride for beautiful views of Mount Ranier and the surrounding area. Would recommend to my friends, if they have the time in the schedule, to do this. One of the highlights of our trip.

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Kankakee, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

$25 for a ride up the mountain, but the views at the top can't be matched anywhere else I visited in Mt. Rainer.

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Kennewick, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We have been going up to Mt. Rainier for years but never knew about this gondola ride. It was a little spendy, but well worth it. The view was great and it was fun! There is a restaurant with decent food and cocktails at the top so you can get a treat. There is also a small gift shop up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This gondola ride is well worth $25. a person for adults! Incredible views of Mount Ranier and the Cascade Mountains 360 from the top. Small restaurant at the top with outdoor patio and priceless views! Also restrooms, chairs, small gift shop, picnic tables and plenty of room to take a walk. Wear sturdy shoes if you want to walk, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The ride up was fun they view was first class, even saw a few elk grazing, the alpine inn has a decent lunch,,,, The HORSe Backriding was the best , the two girls doing the rides were nice, give them visit

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

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

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