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Discover Nature

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My day tour to Mt. Rainier National Park is offered year round. You will travel in a comfortable 6-passenger van and enjoy a provided lunch. I focus on offering a personalized experience with time for hiking, sight-seeing, wildlife viewing and more...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Deann is very friendly, knowledgable and passionate about her region. It was a delight to spend a day with her surrounded by an amazing Mount Rainier Park! Would I do it again and would I use Deann again? Absolutely!More

Date of experience: January 2019
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DiannS_13, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings Frank and family! I appreciate you taking the time to write of your time at Mt. Rainier National Park with me in December. It was truly a delight to spend Christmas Eve with all of you. The Mountain certainly showed up for us and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading all the information about it on the organisers website and several reviews here on Trip Advisor we decided to book this rather pricey tour. It was winter and we were informed that some viewpoints, trails or roads might be closed due to weather...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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DiannS_13, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello "Voyage01793469970" and thank you for sharing your feedback in regards to your tour with me last week. I can understand your disappointment in your expectations not being met. Unfortunately the weather was not in our favor to venture further up The Mountain. I see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My experience with Discover Nature was fantastic! The Mt. Rainier trip was tailored to what I wanted to see. The day went seemlessly from Diann picking me up at the hotel to when she dropped me off. I didn’t need to figure where to rent...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tamyra P
DiannS_13, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings Tamyra and thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your tour with me. I am delighted to read that you really enjoyed the day and will be returning when you find your way out here again :) Providing...More

Reviewed December 16, 2018

I had such a great time visiting Mt Rainier with Discover Nature. The tour guide gave me a personalised tour of the mountain and surrounding national park.She helped me arrange my trip down from Seattle, the logistics went very smoothly. Also the lunch and equipment...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for traveling with me to Mt. Rainier "jazinner". I am glad to know you enjoyed the day visiting the Park in its winter glow. It is good to know you found it easy to travel to us from Seattle and that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed December 2, 2018

Diann was a great tour guide. Any question we had, she had an answer. We really enjoyed the day with her, the capable way she drove, and how she enjoyed the day right along with us. The trip was well worth the cost and we...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Greetings "Daydream38038098896" and thank you for your kind review. I love your comment "she enjoyed the day right along with us" as that is truly my goal :) It is an honor to be able to share a place like this with others. I am...More

Reviewed November 29, 2018

Diann was an absolutely perfect guide for our day trip to Mt. Rainier! She communicated with me early and often before our trip, to make sure she knew what we wanted out of the experience, and she gave us exactly what we were hoping for....More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Many thanks "Trek672720" for taking the time to write of your time with me at Mt. Rainier National Park. It is always helpful to find what folks appreciated about their tour. I am so glad to know that this was the highlight of your time...More

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this tour! My family and I had an absolutely incredible time spending the day with Diann, the tour guide. She took us to some incredible spots along Mt. Rainier that we would have missed had we tried to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

Greetings Michaela and family :) Sharing the Park with your family was truly a memorable experience for me as well. Thanks for taking the time to write of your experience so soon after your travels. It is heartwarming to hear how much all of you...More

Reviewed November 17, 2018

Discover Nature tours was a great find! Diann, the guide, loves Mt Rainier so much and wants to share it with the guests on her small group tours. She introduces you to the beauty and majesty of the park. If you only have one chance...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sheila W
Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

Hello Sheila and Nick and thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your time with me at The Mountain. I am glad you found your time well spent and that you enjoyed the different places that we visited. You...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018

This small group tour is a great way to visit Mt Rainier National Park. A very good program with plenty of variety and amazing views. Diann is a wonderful guide; very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and enjoys sharing her love of the area. It was also very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandra M
Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Greetings Alexandra and thank you for your review of your time at Mt. Rainier. It was a delight to meet you, learn of your travels, share stories and enjoy a perfect day for exploring the Park. I am glad to know you enjoyed your time,...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Incredible experience at Mt. Rainier! Diann helped us navigate from our stay in Seattle to our meet point in Tacoma. She was a very knowledgeable guide. We will treasure the amazing views and photos of the park. Thank you for making our experience at Mt...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Diann S, Owner at Discover Nature, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you Erica for your review and recommendation on TripAdvisor :) It was truly a delight to share the day with you both and to hike in a good covering of snow! I am so glad to know that this trip will be a memorable...More

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CRW60
July 18, 2017|
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Response from DiannS_13 | Property representative |
Hello CRW60 ~ our return time is 6:00pm to the Tacoma/Lakewood area
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January 24, 2017|
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Response from DiannS_13 | Property representative |
Hi Corinne ~ I replied to your questions a few days ago but do not see my response so I will answer again to make sure :) How wonderful it is that your daughter and her girlfriend are up for an adventure to Seattle and Mt... More
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Sana N
September 1, 2016|
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Hello Sana ~ are you looking for transport to your hotel stay in the Park or pick up and drop off the day of your tour? I see that you sent me a direct email as well. I will answer there also :) Thank you for your... More
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