History & Culture

Men playing golf in subalpine meadows with Mount Rainier looming in the background

Mount Rainier History

Discover the storied human history of the mountain!

Two stone arrowheads on a white backgroun with a ruler below


Archaeologists at Mount Rainier study human use on the mountain spanning at least 9,000 years!

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History Resources and Publications

Articles and publications about Mount Rainier history.

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Archives and Collections

Museum collections, artifacts, archives, and other history resources.


Last updated: November 10, 2020

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55210 238th Avenue East
Ashford, WA 98304


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