Travel and Road updates:

Travelers can expect daytime one-way alternating traffic for chip seal work 13.6-miles of SR 706 generally between SR 7 and Mount Rainier National Park (milepost 0.01 to 13.6) between April and September. There also will be reduced speed limits within each work zone.

The Grove of the Patriarchs is closed to all public entry effective November 17, 2021 and until further notice.

Stevens Canyon is estimated to open for the season May 27, weather dependent. Stevens Canyon Road will be closed Mon-Thurs due to construction; open with 30 minute delays Fri-Sun.

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Night Skies Program (weather permitting)

August 3, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - September 2, 2019 @ 11:30 pm

Observe the wonders of the night sky from the slopes of Mount Rainier. Meet in front of the visitor center. Check the astronomy hotline for current information (360) 569-6230.
2 hours

Active on all Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

OFF on all Monday ,Tuesday , Wednesday


August 3, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
September 2, 2019 @ 11:30 pm
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