From glaciers and volcanic peaks to river valleys and old growth forest, Mount Rainier creates a wide diversity of environments to experience.
Explore, discover, and learn in Mount Rainier National Park, with opportunities for students, teachers, and scientists.
Mount Rainier Institute
Ongoing and Past Research
Mount Rainier has attracted people to its slopes for millennia, from evidence of prehistoric human use stretching back 9,000 years to the rich history of America's fifth oldest national park.
Stay up-to-date about park operations, construction, events, and incidents; or learn about major past events, such as the November 2006 flood.
Laws & Policies
Last updated: May 10, 2018
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