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

    Mount Rainier

    National Park Washington

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Photo Album

Volunteers help in almost every area of park operations at Mount Rainier. These pictures show the broad range of volunteers, and volunteer projects, that you'll encounter at Mount Rainier National Park. Many more photos can be viewed in our Picasa and Flickr photo collections. Scroll down for some of our more recent videos, or check out our YouTube page. Picture yourself part of our team!
 

Multimedia Volunteers
Learn more about our volunteer program through the following multimedia files (for best results, right-click on the link and download the file to your own computer first):

 

 

 
 

Did You Know?

Winter snow buries the lower floors of the Paradise Inn.

At Mount Rainier, winter snowfall is typically heaviest between the elevations of 5,000 and 8,000 feet. Paradise, at 5,420 feet, receives an average of 641 inches of snowfall (nearly 54 feet) every year, making it one of the consistently snowiest places on Earth of those where snowfall is measured.