Tag Archives: Mount Rainier National Park


Mount Rainier: Paradise Autumn Colors

Fall come early at higher elevations, and the fall foliage and colors were already on full display last week at Mount Rainier. It’s easy to see why the Paradise Visitor Center in Mount Rainier National […]


Marmots of Mount Rainier

Hoary Marmots are large rodents that live primarily in alpine areas, and are one of the more common animals you can spot on Mount Rainier. I took these marmot photographs in early October from the […]


Mount Rainier Fall Colors

It’s early October and there are already signs of winter at the higher elevations in Mount Rainier National Park. The colors have turned and there is fresh snow on some of the nearby peaks. These […]


Mount Rainier Waterfalls

In late August I visited Mount Rainier National Park on the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. As I spent two days exploring the park, I was struck by how lucky I am to […]