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“Great view”

Sunrise Visitor Center
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Owner description: Tourist center located on the eastern side of Mount Rainier National Park.
Sammamish, Washington
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great view”
Reviewed October 5, 2012

I read it as the highest point you can reach on mount rainier by car. It has amazing views and number of hikes to choose.

Visited September 2012
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Bellevue, Washington
Level 6 Contributor
96 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Sunrise is best in July-August”
Reviewed October 3, 2012

Flowers are everywhere in mid-late July. The trails past frozen lake to the ridge or valley are spectacular this time of year. Check at the visitors center to find out about trail conditions, timing, and the weather before starting out.

Visited July 2012
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Black Diamond, Washington, United States
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“What a great view.”
Reviewed October 1, 2012

This is right in our back yard. Wow everytime I go up there there is more flowers to see. This area is well kept and with the number of people that go up there it is nice to see how well it is maintained.

Visited August 2012
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2 Thank Jim B
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Overland Park, Kansas
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Heaven”
Reviewed September 5, 2012

I was here few days back and frankly I would say I loved Sunrise side than the Paradise. There were less people, lots of parking space, much stunning panoramic views, two glaciers to view and beautiful wildflowers. Felt Just like in Switzerland but without cows. I was a bliss to walk around the trail, take pictures and eat at the sunrise Day lodge.

Visited August 2012
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4 Thank travelingIndianGirl
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Denver, Colorado
Level 4 Contributor
39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“The other side of MT.Rainer”
Reviewed September 4, 2012

I agree this side of Mt Rainer from Sunrise was quite spectacular. The Glaciers are very impressive. Sunny day and could see the top with no clouds on top. The Wild flowers are beautiful. The Snack Cafe could be better and cost of food is high for what you get.

Visited August 2012
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Thank kseow
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