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Riders and packhorses at Aurora Lake

Riders and packhorses at Aurora Lake

Riders and packhorses at Aurora Lake, traveling along the western leg of the Wonderland route. The original around-the-mountain trail traversed this western section of the park at a low elevation, quite close t... More

View of new Tacoma and Mount Rainier, Puget Sound, Washington Territory.

View of new Tacoma and Mount Rainier, Puget Sound, Washington Territor...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 979 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Mount Rainier reflected in Mirror lake, Washington

Mount Rainier reflected in Mirror lake, Washington

Picryl description: Public domain image of a world heritage landmark, natural or regular park, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Mount Rainier from "Volcanoes of North America, etc"

Mount Rainier from "Volcanoes of North America, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000293 from "Volcanoes of North America, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

Mount Rainier, Wash

Mount Rainier, Wash

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018109. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Longmire Springs Entrance Sign, undated

Longmire Springs Entrance Sign, undated

Longmire Springs entrance sign, undated. Davis Family Collection, Series II: Photographs, Subseries A: Prints, File 002.

Mount Rainier, Wash.
[Washington - Mount Rainier] Top of Gibralter Rock, to east

[Washington - Mount Rainier] Top of Gibralter Rock, to east

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[Washington - Mount Rainier] Guide cutting steps on ice slope near summit

[Washington - Mount Rainier] Guide cutting steps on ice slope near sum...

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Dawn on Mount Rainier

Dawn on Mount Rainier

Still image from the Mountain Moment: Sunrise from Sunrise video.

Wilson Falls and Nisqually Glacier

Wilson Falls and Nisqually Glacier

The Nisqually Glacier can be viewed from trails in the Paradise Area.

Mountain Webcam Still - National Parks Gallery

Mountain Webcam Still - National Parks Gallery

Still image from the Mountain Webcam at Paradise, taken 3/9/2020.

Barred Owl, juvenile - National Parks Gallery
Mount Rainier from Reflection Lakes

Mount Rainier from Reflection Lakes

Still from the Mountain Moment: Fall Reflections video

Imagine A Glacier - Wayside Setting

Imagine A Glacier - Wayside Setting

A wayside with a view of its setting.

Mount Rainier national park - Paradise Inn

Mount Rainier national park - Paradise Inn

The historic Paradise Inn has been a popular destination for generations.

Mount Rainier from Longmire

Mount Rainier from Longmire

Still image from the Visit Longmire video.

View from Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout

View from Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout

Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout provides an amazing view of Mount Rainier's northwest face with Ptarmigan Ridge running up to Liberty Cap.

Mount Rainier national park - Sunbeam Falls

Mount Rainier national park - Sunbeam Falls

Sunbeam Falls is a charming waterfall along Stevens Canyon Road.

Mount Rainier from Sunrise

Mount Rainier from Sunrise

Still image of Mount Rainier from the Mount Rainier Experience: Sunrise Area video

Mount Rainier national park - Paradise River

Mount Rainier national park - Paradise River

View the Paradise River flowing through the Paradise Valley.

Mount Rainier national park - Chenuis Falls

Mount Rainier national park - Chenuis Falls

Chenuis Falls is located in the Carbon River Area.

View from Shriner Peak Fire Lookout

View from Shriner Peak Fire Lookout

Early morning light paints Mount Rainier in golds and pinks. Public domain photograph of a volcano, eruption, volcanic smoke, ashes, lava, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Morning in Grand Park

Morning in Grand Park

Grand Park is one of the impressive subalpine meadows ringing Mount Rainier.

Mount Rainier from Spray Park

Mount Rainier from Spray Park

Still image from the Mountain Moment: Mount Rainier in the Mist video.

View from Mount Fremont Fire Lookout

View from Mount Fremont Fire Lookout

The Mount Fremont Fire Lookout provides a great view looking up some of Mount Rainier's largest glaciers; Emmons and Winthrop Glaciers.

Mount Rainier national park - Paradise Inn

Mount Rainier national park - Paradise Inn

The historic Paradise Inn has been a popular destination for generations.

Mount Rainier national park - Bear Grass

Mount Rainier national park - Bear Grass

An impressive display of bear grass blooms along the Shriner Peak Trail.

Mount Rainier from Sunrise Point

Mount Rainier from Sunrise Point

Sunrise Point offers excellent views of Mount Rainier and the surrounding Cascades, as well as wildlife like marmots.

Longmire Suspension Bridge - National Parks Gallery

Longmire Suspension Bridge - National Parks Gallery

The Historic Longmire Suspension Bridge is a scenic destination in all seasons, including winter.

Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout and visiting hikers.

Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout and visiting hikers.

A 2.6 mile hike from Mowich Lake, Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout draws visitors up for a great view.

View from Gobbler's Peak Fire Lookout

View from Gobbler's Peak Fire Lookout

Gobblers Knob Fire Lookouts provides hikers with up close views of Mount Rainier in many weather conditions.

First National Bank, Mt. Rainier, Maryland

First National Bank, Mt. Rainier, Maryland

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... More

First National Bank, Mt. Rainier, [Maryland]

First National Bank, Mt. Rainier, [Maryland]

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Houses, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Four houses

Houses, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Four houses

The Theodor Horydczak Collection documents the architecture and social life of the Washington DC metropolitan area in the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s.

House, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Frame house

House, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Frame house

Public domain photograph of a house, cottage, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Electric Institute of Washington. Cameo Theatre, Mt. Rainier lecture

Electric Institute of Washington. Cameo Theatre, Mt. Rainier lecture

Public domain photograph of auditorium building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Wonderland Trail directional marker

Wonderland Trail directional marker

Wonderland Trail directional marker, erected at the point where the path enters White River Campground, 1928. During the 1920s, park rangers installed a variety of travel aides- including information signs, tra... More

Electric Institute of Washington, Potomac Electric Power Co. Cooking school, Mount Rainer

Electric Institute of Washington, Potomac Electric Power Co. Cooking s...

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Paradise Inn, 1921 - National Parks Gallery

Paradise Inn, 1921 - National Parks Gallery

As roads improved, Paradise became a popular destination. Increased visitation drove the need for improved lodging and amenities like the Paradise Inn. This 1921 photo shows the Paradise Inn the year after the ... More

Map of the Wonderland Trail, circa 1921

Map of the Wonderland Trail, circa 1921

A map of the Wonderland Trail, from a 1921 Rainier National Park Company publicity brochure. The map shows the location of campsites for the company's saddle and pack horse outings around the mountain. Note tha... More

1921 Rainier National Park Company Brochure featuring the Wonderland Trail

1921 Rainier National Park Company Brochure featuring the Wonderland T...

1921 Rainier National Park Company brochure, promoting the company's full-service outings on the Wonderland circuit. Saddle-trip participants were supplied with guides, horses, food, shelter, and "endlessly cha... More

Park Ranger Oscar Sedergren at a Wonderland Trail patrol cabin

Park Ranger Oscar Sedergren at a Wonderland Trail patrol cabin

Mount Rainier National Park Ranger Oscar Sedergren, standing on the porch of the White River Campground patrol cabin in 1928. Rangers traveled the encircling trail in all seasons, on the watch for fires, poache... More

Electric Institute of Washington. Cameo Theatre, Mt. Rainier lecture

Electric Institute of Washington. Cameo Theatre, Mt. Rainier lecture

Public domain photograph of theater building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

House, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Frame house

House, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Frame house

Public domain photograph of a house, cottage, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Electric Institute of Washington, Potomac Electric Power Co. Cooking school, Mount Rainer

Electric Institute of Washington, Potomac Electric Power Co. Cooking s...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a school auditorium, college, education, building interior, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Indian Henry's Hunting Ground Patrol Cabin

Indian Henry's Hunting Ground Patrol Cabin

Patrol cabin alongside the trail in Indian Henry's Hunting Grounds, with the jagged summit of Mount Rainier rising behind it, circa 1930s. The park constructed the log cabin in 1915, the same year it completed ... More

Houses, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Four houses

Houses, 34th and Date St., Mt. Rainier. Four houses

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Mount Rainier, America's noblest peak, massive white Mt. Rainier, Washington, bursts into view when the North Coast Limited tops Stampede Pass in the Cascade Mountains.

Mount Rainier, America's noblest peak, massive white Mt. Rainier, Wash...

Public domain photograph of a mountain pass, mountains, nature, mountain range, view, landscape, rocks, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps - Maryland (MD) - Prince Georges County - Mount Rainier - ED 17-136 to 151

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps - Maryland (MD) - Prince Georges...

Enumeration District Maps for Prince Georges County, Maryland

Potomac Electric Power Co. houses. Smith house in Mount Rainier, Md.

Potomac Electric Power Co. houses. Smith house in Mount Rainier, Md.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a small palace, chateau, villa, residential historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Construction of the Wonderland Trail by CCC

Construction of the Wonderland Trail by CCC

A Civilian Conservation Corps work crew constructs a new section of trail at Mount Rainier. Between 1933 and 1939, young men from the park's CCC camps carried out much of the trail maintenance in the park, incl... More

Stocking lakes with fish

Stocking lakes with fish

The Park Service used the Wonderland Trail for a large number of administrative tasks. Here pack horses carry metal jugs filled with non-native fingerling trout to stock the park's lakes and streams, 1940.

Paradise Inn, 1940s - National Parks Gallery

Paradise Inn, 1940s - National Parks Gallery

The Paradise Inn in the 1940s.

Paradise Inn and Annex, 1940.

Paradise Inn and Annex, 1940.

The Annex of the Paradise Inn viewed from the south looking towards Mount Rainier.

Ptarmigan - National Parks Gallery

Ptarmigan - National Parks Gallery

To blend into their surroundings, Ptarmigan are mottled grey-brown in summer and pure white in winter. This bird is captured mid-transition.

Three Lakes Patrol Cabin

Three Lakes Patrol Cabin

Three Lakes Patrol Cabin is on the eastern border of Mount Rainier National Park.

AN air-to-air left front view of a C-130 Hercules aircraft

AN air-to-air left front view of a C-130 Hercules aircraft

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mount Rainier State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT J.P. Childs Release Status: Released to ... More

Mount Rainier in the distance, above the marina at Gig Harbor, near Tacoma, Washington

Mount Rainier in the distance, above the marina at Gig Harbor, near Ta...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... More

Boats in Gig Harbor, Washington, with Mt. Rainier in the distance

Boats in Gig Harbor, Washington, with Mt. Rainier in the distance

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STS-68 radar image: Mt. Rainier, Washington

STS-68 radar image: Mt. Rainier, Washington

STS068-S-052 (3 October 1994) --- This is a radar image of Mount Rainier in Washington state. The volcano last erupted about 150 years ago and numerous large floods and debris flows have originated on its slop... More

White Pass Scenic Byway - Mount Rainier from the White Pass Scenic Byway

White Pass Scenic Byway - Mount Rainier from the White Pass Scenic Byw...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Mount Rainier rises majestically from the ocean of trees below, awing visitors at a viewpoint. Location: Washington (46.824° N 121.737°... More

Construction on the barracks complex located on North Fort Lewis is near completion. The majestic Mount Rainier can be seen in the background

Construction on the barracks complex located on North Fort Lewis is ne...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Lewis State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Dwight A. Larson Release Status: Released to Pu... More

Col. Margie Humphrey, former Air Reserve Personnel

Col. Margie Humphrey, former Air Reserve Personnel

Col. Margie Humphrey, former Air Reserve Personnel Center commander, was Headquarters ARPC’s first female commander located at the former Lowry Air Force Base, Colorado. She served as the 24th ARPC commander fr... More

A U.S. Army AH-64E Apache helicopter assigned to 16th

A U.S. Army AH-64E Apache helicopter assigned to 16th

A U.S. Army AH-64E Apache helicopter assigned to 16th Combat Aviation Brigade, 7th Infantry Division sits ready for training at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Feb. 2, 2017. The clear skies allowed Mount Raini... More

U.S. Army UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter pilots assigned

U.S. Army UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter pilots assigned

U.S. Army UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter pilots assigned to 16th Combat Aviation Brigade, 7th Infantry Division fly overhead on a training flight at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Dec. 7, 2016. Pilots spend cou... More

A U.S. Army AH-64E Apache helicopter crew chief assigned

A U.S. Army AH-64E Apache helicopter crew chief assigned

A U.S. Army AH-64E Apache helicopter crew chief assigned to 16th Combat Aviation Brigade directs an aircraft before a training flight at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Jan. 23, 2017. Aviators hone their skill... More

A hiker follows the Chenuis Falls Trail across the broad, rocky channel of the Carbon River.

A hiker follows the Chenuis Falls Trail across the broad, rocky channe...

A hiker follows the Chenuis Falls Trail across the broad, rocky channel of the Carbon River. On clear days, the summit of Mount Rainier is visible in the distance.

Golden Gate Trail wildflowers

Golden Gate Trail wildflowers

Wildflowers along the Golden Gate Trail in Paradise

STS100-708-003 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Washington State taken during STS-100.

STS100-708-003 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Was...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation image of Mount Rainier, Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens in Washington State taken during the STS-100 mission from Endeavour, Orbiter ... More

Visitors in the Paradise Inn lobby.

Visitors in the Paradise Inn lobby.

Visitors relax in the Paradise Inn lobby, listening to music on a piano. The same piano and furniture is still located in the Inn lobby.

The Pinnacle Peak trail goes along a cliff with a view of Mount Rainier.

The Pinnacle Peak trail goes along a cliff with a view of Mount Rainie...

The Pinnacle Peak trail goes along a cliff with a view of Mount Rainier.

STS100-708-005 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Washington State taken during STS-100.

STS100-708-005 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Was...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation image of Mount Rainier, Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens in Washington State taken during the STS-100 mission from Endeavour, Orbiter ... More

A view of Mount Rainier from the Pinnacle Peak trail.

A view of Mount Rainier from the Pinnacle Peak trail.

A view of Mount Rainier from the Pinnacle Peak trail.

A viewpoint along Trail of the Shadows offers a vista across Longmire Meadow to Mount Rainier (weather permitting).

A viewpoint along Trail of the Shadows offers a vista across Longmire ...

A viewpoint along Trail of the Shadows offers a vista across Longmire Meadow to Mount Rainier (weather permitting).

View of Mount Rainier from the end of the maintained Eagle Peak trail.

View of Mount Rainier from the end of the maintained Eagle Peak trail.

View of Mount Rainier from the end of the maintained Eagle Peak trail.

Ipsut Pass wildflowers - National Parks Gallery

Ipsut Pass wildflowers - National Parks Gallery

Diverse numbers of wildflowers blooming include paintbrush, yarrow, Oregon sunshine, penstemon, and in the bottom left, tiger lily. Photo taken July 18, 2016 along Ipsut Pass.

STS100-708-002 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Washington State taken during STS-100.

STS100-708-002 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Was...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation image of Mount Rainier, Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens in Washington State taken during the STS-100 mission from Endeavour, Orbiter ... More

The Puyallup Glacier and Sunset Amphitheater seen through an opening in the trees.

The Puyallup Glacier and Sunset Amphitheater seen through an opening i...

The Puyallup Glacier and Sunset Amphitheater seen through an opening in the trees.

Hikers on Burroughs Mountain trail with view of Mount Rainier.

Hikers on Burroughs Mountain trail with view of Mount Rainier.

Hikers heading to Burroughs Mountain are rewarded with dramatic views of Mount Rainier's glacier-capped summit.

Mount Rainier - geologic resources division

Mount Rainier - geologic resources division

Stratovolcanoes (a.k.a. composite volcanoes)

Mount Rainier provides a fine backdrop to the subalpine scenery along the Naches Peak Trail.

Mount Rainier provides a fine backdrop to the subalpine scenery along ...

Mount Rainier provides a fine backdrop to the subalpine scenery as people hike around a pond on the Naches Peak Trail.

A hiker follows the Chenuis Falls Trail across the broad, rocky channel of the Carbon River.

A hiker follows the Chenuis Falls Trail across the broad, rocky channe...

A hiker follows the Chenuis Falls Trail across the broad, rocky channel of the Carbon River. On clear days, the summit of Mount Rainier is visible in the distance.

Young shoots of false hellebore

Young shoots of false hellebore

Young shoots of false hellebore (also known as corn lilies) sprout from Shriner Peak's meadows that have just recently become free of snow.

Hikers sitting on Burroughs Mountain take in spectacular views of Mount Rainier.

Hikers sitting on Burroughs Mountain take in spectacular views of Moun...

Hikers sitting on Burroughs Mountain take in spectacular views of Mount Rainier's northeastern side and the glaciers that slowly grind their way down its slopes.

STS100-708-007 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Washington State taken during STS-100.

STS100-708-007 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Was...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation image of Mount Rainier, Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens in Washington State taken during the STS-100 mission from Endeavour, Orbiter ... More

A hiker approaches the rocky pinnacle of Gobblers Knob, with Mount Rainier looming in the background.

A hiker approaches the rocky pinnacle of Gobblers Knob, with Mount Rai...

A hiker approaches the rocky pinnacle of Gobblers Knob, with Mount Rainier looming in the background.

STS100-708-006 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Washington State taken during STS-100.

STS100-708-006 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Was...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation image of Mount Rainier, Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens in Washington State taken during the STS-100 mission from Endeavour, Orbiter ... More

Mount Rainier's west side from Gobblers Knob fire lookout.

Mount Rainier's west side from Gobblers Knob fire lookout.

Gobblers Knob provides a spectacular vista of Mount Rainier’s west side, as well as the drainages of the South Puyallup River (left) and Tahoma Creek (right).

Mount Rainier from Paradise Valley, winter scene

Mount Rainier from Paradise Valley, winter scene

Mount Rainier from Paradise Valley, winter scene

At the Eagle Cliff Viewpoint, a hiker enjoys broad vistas.

At the Eagle Cliff Viewpoint, a hiker enjoys broad vistas.

At the Eagle Cliff Viewpoint, hikers enjoy broad vistas of the North Mowich River valley, the North Mowich Glacier, and the rocky ridges radiating from Mount Rainier's towering northwestern face.

Mount Rainier and Paradise Valley, autumn scene

Mount Rainier and Paradise Valley, autumn scene

Mount Rainier and Paradise Valley, autumn scene

STS100-708-004 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Washington State taken during STS-100.

STS100-708-004 - STS-100 - Earth observation image of mountains in Was...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observation image of Mount Rainier, Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens in Washington State taken during the STS-100 mission from Endeavour, Orbiter ... More

Burroughs Mountain's tundra plateau.

Burroughs Mountain's tundra plateau.

A product of an eruption of Mount Rainier, a layer of 2,200-year-old pumice blankets the surface of Burroughs Mountain's tundra plateau. Hardy yet delicate plants survive on this gravelly plain.

Nisqually River and Mount Rainier from the trail to Carter Falls.

Nisqually River and Mount Rainier from the trail to Carter Falls.

Nisqually River and Mount Rainier from the trail to Carter Falls.

Bus tour to the Paradise Inn

Bus tour to the Paradise Inn

A historic photo of an early bus tour stopping in front of the Paradise Inn.

With Mount Rainier in the background, a memorial for an airman killed during a mid-air collision which occurred in 1992, is dedicated 04/04/02 at McChord Air Force Base (AFB), Washington

With Mount Rainier in the background, a memorial for an airman killed ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: AMC Scene Camera Operator: CIV ... More

Mount Rainier national park - Nisqually Vista

Mount Rainier national park - Nisqually Vista

Mount Rainier and the Nisqually Glacier, as seen from Nisqually Vista in the winter. NPS Photo by Kevin Bacher.

From the Nisqually Vista Trail

From the Nisqually Vista Trail

The view from the Nisqually Vista Trail during the winter. NPS Photo by Kevin Bacher.

Mount Rainier national park - Nisqually Glacier

Mount Rainier national park - Nisqually Glacier

Mount Rainier and the Nisqually Glacier, as seen from Nisqually Vista in the winter. NPS Photo by Kevin Bacher.

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