Top Choice Area in Nisqually Entrance


Aside from hiding numerous trailheads and being the starting point for most summit hikes, Paradise guards the iconic Paradise Inn (built in 1916) and the massive, informative Henry M Jackson Visitor Center, which ho…
National Park in Mt Rainier National Park Area

Mt Rainier National Park

The USA's fourth-highest peak (outside Alaska), majestic Mt Rainier is also one of the country's most beguiling mountains. Part of a 368-sq-mile national park (the US' fifth national park when it was inaugurated in …
Cave in Mt Rainier National Park Area

Boulder Cave

Boulder Cave, on the Chinook Scenic Byway, is a rarity in the relatively cave-free terrain of the Pacific Northwest and doubly unique due to its formation through a combination of volcanic and erosive processes.
Historic Building in Nisqually Entrance

Longmire Information Center & Museum

The National Park Inn – built in classic 'parkitecture' style – has stood here since 1917. It's complemented by a small store, park offices, the tiny, free Longmire Museum and a number of important trailheads. James…