• Mount Rainier peeks through clouds, viewed across subalpine wildflowers and glacial moraine.

    Mount Rainier

    National Park Washington

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Tahoma News
Hiking and Trail Guides
Park Brochure Translations
Wilderness and Backcountry
General Information
Natural Resources
Safety History and Cultural Resources
Recreational Activities
Paradise-specific Recreation
Camping Winter Recreation and Safety
Area Trails

Note: The brochures listed below are all PDF documents. Adobe Reader is required to open these documents. Users with slower connections may find it easier to download the documents before viewing them. To do that, right-click and select "save target as". Then, open the documents with your Adobe Reader.
Tahoma News
The Mount Rainier National Park "Tahoma News" is printed each winter, spring, summer and fall. Look inside for descriptions of seasonal activities, current events and facility hours. Click on the link below to read the most recent edition on-line or receive a printed copy when you arrive at the entrance gate to the park.
Fall 2014 Tahoma News September 2 - December 31, 2014
Summer 2014 Tahoma News July 1 - September 1, 2014
Spring 2014 Tahoma News May - June 2014
Tahoma News Winter 2013 - Spring 2014

Park Brochure Translations
General information about visiting the park in several languages. More languages will be added as the translation process continues.
Chinese - Simplified
Chinese - Traditional


Animal Encounters
Avalanche Danger
Reading This Could Save Your Life

For more information go to Your Safety at Mount Rainier National Park.


Did You Know?

A woman stands between towering snowbanks in 1971, when there were record snowfalls.

1,122 inches, or 93.5 feet (28.5 meters), of snow fell at Paradise over the winter of 1971-1972, setting the world record at the time for measured snowfall in a single year. More...