Mt. Rainier – Alta Vista

Hiked On: July 24, 2005 Weather Conditions: Approximately 70°F, partly-clear skies Elevation: 5480-5950' at Paradise, 6400' at Sunrise Distance from Seattle: Just over 90 miles Pictures: Here National Park Service: Mt. Rainier National Park When it's sunny in Seattle in the summertime, you head to Mt. Rainier. We had a new batch of folks start […]

Mt. Rainier – Paradise

Hiked On: July 17, 2005 Weather Conditions: Approximately 75°F, clear skies Elevation: 5480-6430' Distance from Seattle: Just over 90 miles Pictures: Here National Park Service: Mt. Rainier National Park With the sun shining, we decided to put down the latest Harry Potter and head towards Rainier. Diann wanted to see the wildflowers at Paradise, so […]