Climbing Reservation Policies
Fees, Changes and Refund Policy
Reservations can be made only by fax or mail beginning March 15th. Faxes sent or letters postmarked before March 15th will not be accepted. Phone reservations are also not accepted. Travel here to submit your request for a climbing or backpacking reservation. Complete the reservation form (and the Climbing Party Supplemental Form if applicable) and FAX it to (360) 569-3131, or mail it to:
Reservations can also be made in person at the Longmire Wilderness Information Center beginning Memorial Day weekend. Reservations cannot be confirmed until payment is received. The park accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit cards. A confirmation letter will be sent if the trip can be accommodated, or a letter of rejection will be sent if the trip cannot be accommodated.
Reservations that are not picked up by 10:00 a.m. on the first day of the trip will be cancelled unless the party has called any park Ranger Station and requested a late pick up. Additionally, a late pick up can be requested when a reservation is made by writing a note on the reservation form indicating late pickup.
Did You Know?
In June 1945, President Harry Truman visited Mount Rainier National Park, dined at the Paradise Inn and played a song on the Inn's piano. This piano and other notable items are preserved today in the Paradise Inn, part of an effort to maintain the park's rich historic legacy. More...