Winter Carnival at White Pass
March 2 & 3
This 27th annual, family oriented event features a 30 foot interactive snow castle, professional snow sculptors from around the U.S. and Canada, live music, fireworks, a torchlight parade, kids' carnival and snow sports competitions for kids and adults. Find out the details here and read a Parent's Perspective for all the reasons to take the family to the slopes this weekend.
Looking for something to do Sunday afternoon? Check out Elvis's appearance at the Morton Roxy Theater
Oak Creek Wildlife Area
Elk and Sheep Feeding Station
Part of the Oak Creek Wilderness Area, the Oak Creek Elk Feeding Station is located six miles west of Naches on Highway 12 and offers families a unique winter wildlife experience. Every day until mid-March visitors can drop by the feeding area to watch the supplemental winter feeding of hundreds of Rocky Mountain Elk. Feeding time is 1:30 p.m. every day, with free truck tours of the feeding area available on a first come, first served basis. Herds of bighorn sheep are fed mid-morning at the Clemans Mountain Feeding site, just a few miles east of Oak Creek. Read More
Easter at the Mountains
Start a New Tradition!
Bring the family out for a good 'ole' fashion Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 30, with the Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad
located in Elbe. You will depart being pulled by one of our historic steam locomotives to our private picnic grounds on Mineral Lake.
Catch him if you can... Sunday, March 31, the Easter Bunny will be shredding up the slopes at Crystal Mountain, or if you prefer, watch the sun rise over the snow-covered peaks of the Cascade Range. It will take your breath away! Catch an early ride on the Gondola up to the summit for a the Sunrise Service.
| Winter's Best at Mt. Rainier
Here's your menu - or checklist - for winter experiences at Mt. Rainier. With over 150 inches of snow at Paradise, there is still plenty of time for winter play at the mountain!
- Spend the night in a cozy cabin
- Ride the gondola at Crystal Mountain
- Snowshoe the Mt. Tahoma Trails Hut to Hut
- Watch elk feeding at the Oak Creek Wildlife Area
- Slide in the snow at Paradise
- Nordic ski at White Pass
- Ride the tram at Northwest Trek
- Relax at a spa in Ashford
- Dine on fondue at Crystal Mountain's Summit House
- Go snowshoeing at Crystal Mountain
Get the details here and experience the drama of Mt. Rainier with friends and family. Marvel at the alpine trees encased in snow and ice. Look out onto the clean white mountainsides that seem to go on and on. Make your memories this winter at Mt. Rainier!