A Story of Fire and Ice; of Challenge and Hope.
As a spiritual and cultural icon of the Pacific Northwest, Mount Rainier offers students clues to its tumultuous past while providing a place of beauty, solace, challenge, and hope for the future. Whether a field trip to this quintessential Cascade volcano or educational materials to bring stories of the Mountain alive, Mount Rainier has something for every student.
Plan a Field Trip
Learn in the field! From nature walks to snowshoe treks, the park offers a variety of educational programs in the park.Read More
Mount Rainier National Park offers free education workshops each year, combining instruction, activities, and curriculum development.Read More
Mount Rainier Institute
Mount Rainier Institute provides overnight educational adventures students will remember for a lifetime.Read More
Search for lesson plans related to Mount Rainier National Park, as well as for parks throughout the National Park Service.Read More
Volunteer at Mount Rainier
Join our team! Participate in upcoming volunteer projects or apply for a long-term internship and other volunteer positions.Read More
Sister Mountain Curriculum
Mount Fuji in Japan is Mount Rainier's Sister Mountain. Discover the connection between these two mountains through an extensive set of lesson plans.Read More