Weekend Getaways

Mount Rainier National Park Hiking

1 Paradise Inn, Paradise Dining Room

The dining room has great meatloaf and buffalo stew, and decent views over the mountain.

2 Paradise Inn

The property is comfortable and convenient—the trailheads are literally right outside your door.

3 Rainier Mountaineering, Inc.

This outfitter teaches basic climbing skills that enable novices to reach Columbia Crest while attached to a guide by ropes.

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