"Mt. Rainier - the great volcano of the NorthWest" Mount Rainier National Park by lennywoods

Mount Rainier National Park Travel Guide: 234 reviews and 520 photos

Day trip pictures from Mt. Rainier - only a couple hours drive from Seattle. Amazing how different it looks close up - from Seattle it can dominate the skyline.
Look inside the travelogues for some cool sunset pictures and the must-see activities tells you how to be in position for the sunset.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:close to Seattle, amazing views, great hikes, summitable if you're skilled
  • Cons:under clouds most of the year because it's near Seattle:(
  • In a nutshell:Incredible, must see activity when visiting Seattle
  • Last visit to Mount Rainier National Park: Aug 2004
  • Intro Updated Sep 8, 2004
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  • Oct 27, 2004 at 5:00 PM

    gorgeous sunset photos! you're inspiring me to drive back down there soon. as long as the weather stays decent...

  • aussiedoug's Profile Photo
    Oct 27, 2004 at 4:50 AM

    It sure is one stunning dormant stratavolcano. Your sunset photos of Mt Rainier are simply beautiful. The palette of colours would be the envy of any artist.

  • Sharrie's Profile Photo
    Oct 5, 2004 at 12:02 AM

    I'll be in Seattle in less than 3 wks, but I guess it's too cold to go to Mt. Rainer then! Nice shots of sunset.

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