Mount Rainier stands proud at 14,440’ tall and on a clear day dominates the Seattle/Tacoma skyline. Its beauty draws you in yet this volcano remains active like its neighbor Mount St. Helens who erupted in 1980. It’s part of the Pacific Rim of Fire and someday will show its dominance again. Until that point, people will continue to stare at this beautiful mountain and go see all that it has to offer. Here is my list of Things to do Mount Rainier
Mount Rainier National Park
Cruising can be a great way to see some of America’s National Parks! Alaska itself has 24 National Park Sites and is arguably one of the most sought after cruise destinations in the world. Seattle typically marks the beginning and/or end of an Alaska Cruise with Washington providing yet another 15 National Park sites! Some of the longer voyages start out of San Francisco California who also boasts 28 National Parks sites! This makes an Alaska cruise an Epic adventure for any National Parks lover. Cruising to America’s National Parks- Alaska Ports of Call is the third installment in our Cruising to America’s National Parks series.
Make sure and also check out Cruising to America’s National Parks – Caribbean Ports of Call and Cruising to America’s National Parks – Hawaii Ports of Calls for more ideas on cruises to take.