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Rainier Mountaineering, Inc.
Post Office Box Q
Ashford, WA 98304
30027 SR 706 East
Ashford, WA 98304
Please note that the Stevens Canyon Road is closed until further notice.
Directions:From Seattle From SeaTac From Tacoma From Portland From Yakima
Mount Rainier National Park is located in west-central Washington, approximately 105 miles from Seattle. The Nisqually Entrance, located at the southwest corner of the park, is open year round. Travelers coming from eastern Washington may enter the park directly during the summer, but Chinook and Cayuse Passes on SR 410 are closed in the winter.
Rainier BaseCamp is located six miles from the Nisqually Entrance to Mount Rainier National Park in Ashford.
South on I-5 to SR 512 (Exit 127). East on SR 512 to SR 7 for approximately 2.2 miles. South on SR 7 to SR 706 in Elbe (36 miles). East on SR 706 to Ashford (7.5 miles).
North on WA-509 1.1 miles. Exit toward I-5/Renton. Merge onto WA-518 E, 3.4 miles. Continue onto I-405 N, 1.8 miles. Take exit 2 to merge onto WA-167 S toward Auburn, 20.1 miles. Take the exit onto WA-512 W toward WA-161 S/Puyallup/Olympia, 3.5 miles. Take the exit toward Eatonville. Turn left onto 31st Ave SW. Continue straight onto WA-161 S/Meridian Ave E. Continue to follow WA-161 S, 22.7 miles. Turn right onto Larson St E. Turn left onto Mashell Ave S. Continue onto WA-161 S/Eatonville Lagrande Rd. Slight left onto WA-7 S/Mountain Hwy E/National Park Hwy. Continue to follow National Park Hwy, 17.5 miles.
East on SR 512 to SR 7 for approximately 2.2 miles. South on SR 7 to SR 706 in Elbe (36 miles). East on SR 706 to Ashford (7.5 miles).
North on I-5 to US 12 (Exit 68) approximately 70 miles. East on US 12 to SR 7 in Morton (30 miles). North on SR 7 to SR 706 in Elbe (17 miles). East on SR 706 to Ashford (7.5 miles).
From Yakima through Mount Rainier National Park (Summer only):
West on US 12 to SR 123. North on SR 123 to the Stevens Canyon entrance. Follow the Stevens Canyon Road west to intersection. Go left down the road through Longmire and out the Nisqually Entrance. Continue West on SR 706 to Ashford (6 miles). *Please note that the Stevens Canyon Road is closed until further notice.
From Yakima through Morton:
West on US 12 to SR 7 approximately 103 miles. North on SR 7 to SR 706 in Elbe (17 miles). East on SR 706 to Ashford (7.5 miles).