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Address: Mount Rainier National Park, WA 98304
Phone Number: 3605692211
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At 14,410 feet, Mount Rainier is the fifth highest mountain in the...

At 14,410 feet, Mount Rainier is the fifth highest mountain in the continental 48 states.

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Amazing, Amazing Place!

My wife and I were in Seattle for business and only had one free day to take in the sights. We initially debated about making the 2 hour drive to Mount Rainier. We are so glad... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I were in Seattle for business and only had one free day to take in the sights. We initially debated about making the 2 hour drive to Mount Rainier. We are so glad we did. The park and views were absolutely amazing. We so wish we could have seen more of the park. We live in the... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the most spectacular park we visited. The mountains are breathtaking. We were there in June and Paradise Point looked like a ski resort. Stunning scenery!

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Herzlia, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a splendid day weather-like in the Mount Rainier National Park. We had only a few hours, so coming from Seattle we entered the Niaqually entrance and we could not go farther than Paradise. One gets a map and some directions at the entry after paying the entrance fee. The road is well marked and has many places where... More 

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Richardson, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I highly recommend both the Paradise and Sunrise park points. Each has great places to stop and take pictures of majestic Rainier, waterfalls rivers, streams, and lakes. There is plenty of time for a day trip[ to see both and make numerous stops,. There is plenty of hiking and high effort activity available, but there is also a lot to... More 

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We made the trek to Mt. Rainier to gather for a family retreat. The park entry " day fee" vs. the annual pass, was a no brainer for us. Yes, we live in the area, so the annual pass was a better deal. It's a well maintained national park and the rangers are very informative and helpful to the park.... More 

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Plano, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Weather was excellent. Clear, blue skies and low 70s for temperatures. Take your time to hike a path/trail of your choice, but also sit and view the wonderful scenery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Skyline and Lakes trails and Pinnacle Peak are the best! So peaceful and beautiful. And no matter where you are, Mt. Rainier seems just a 100 yards away!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The views are absolutely stunning. The paths at the top are very well taken care of and clearly marked. The whole experience was remarkable. One of the most beautiful places! (There is construction right now, so be patient)

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Alba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We toured the park for several hours and it is really breathtaking to see the views, the massive trees, the beauty of the park. Certainly worth the drive to see this national park. We did have periods of rain and fog, which just added another level of interest and challenge to handle the curves the road takes.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there before the glaciers melt or the volcano erupts. Did a quick one day tour. Awesome place to visit. Big trees, waterfalls, glaciers, vistas. Best to go in September. Lest people.

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