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On busy days there will be a line of cars waiting to get through the ranger gate shortly after... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarasota, Florida
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Beautiful drive

Very nice drive. You should come here in the morning so you can find parking on the top at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anna G
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A 5 to 6-mile trail with spectacular views of Mt. Rainier.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On busy days there will be a line of cars waiting to get through the ranger gate shortly after Ashford. If you have a pass get in the far right lane and it will go a lot faster. Paradise is the most popular destination on...More

Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice drive. You should come here in the morning so you can find parking on the top at Paradise. Stop by Longmire because gift shop here is great and not crowded and stop for a short visit in the museum (free of charge).

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The drive to and from Paradise lodge is just amazing. Lots of scenic overlooks and plenty of beautiful places to see.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

A drive from Longmire to Skyline is a pleasure in itself, but getting out and hiking the short 1/2 mile trail from Paradise to Myrtle Falls is exquisite. The trails are clear at that low level, although there are patches of snow farther up on...More

1  Thank okeedoke
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is one of those scenic drives that you do once and never forget the sheer magnificence of it. You take a leisurely drive uphill from the entrance, stop at the top to visit the centre and have a go at the skyline walk, then...More

1  Thank helenandpaul13
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Truly the paradise as the name is. It is around 12 miles from longmire but definitely worth it. Still lots of snow near the visitor centre, good enough for any kind of snow activity for kids or for hiking. It offers excellent view of mount...More

Thank AnkurJa
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

this place a great place to be for family vacation. it is long drive and it is worth for your time. its family bonding time

Thank zc88
Reviewed 12 June 2017

From PARADISE, better to travel on the loop where we can see beautiful NARADA FALLS and can go to Long mire.Route is Scenic..

Reviewed 9 November 2016

You can drive or get out and walk, either way the views are spectacular - busier in the summer so late Spring early Fall is a road less traveled and well worth the trip.

Thank peter8061
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The driving loop has very many scenic outlooks and fantastic mountain, ridge, valley, and river views. Several waterfalls to be seen. Several beautiful, easy and short hikes just off the road (e.g., Path of the Patriarchs). On many days, this loop is jammed with people...More

3  Thank pdxhej
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