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

    Mount Rainier

    National Park Washington

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  • Nisqually to Paradise delays and Kautz Creek area closure.

    Road construction from the Nisqually Entrance to Longmire. Expect a 30-minute delay, Monday through Friday. Beginning May 29 to mid-July, all services at the Kautz Creek parking and picnic area are closed through the week. Limited parking on Sat & Sun. More »

Chenuis Falls Trail

Trail route from Carbon river entrance to Chenuis Falls.
Map of the Chenuis Falls Trail route from Carbon River entrance.  Use of a topographic map of the area is recommended.
 
Hike from the Carbon River entrance on the roadbed to view Chenuis Falls 3.5 miles east of the Carbon River Ranger Station. The trail crosses the Carbon River with footlogs.

Did You Know?

Artist rendering of the new Paradise Visitor Center.

The park recently completed building a new visitor center at Paradise & rehabilitating the historic Paradise Inn. The new visitor center is more sustainable and less expensive to operate than the existing visitor center. The Paradise Inn, after 90 years of use, was in need of rehabilitation.