Nestled in the foothills of Mount Rainier are some unique locations for weddings, retreats, reunions and meetings. Have your wedding in a rustic lodge, in an historic parlor setting, in an outdoor amphitheater, or on a deck at the edge of a creek. For your business meeting or retreat, leave distractions behind and stimulate new ideas. Bring your reunion group to a venue near the Park where they can visit in the intimate settings of mountain accommodations and then hike or sight see together around Mount Rainier. See below for suggestions for weddings, group getaways and events:
Weddings, retreats, business meetings... whatever your group event, Alta Crystal Resort is the perfect spot. Our gorgeous 1920's log lodge serves as a central location for group gatherings and meals, while summer wedding couples love getting married in our field where 150-foot tall firs form a natural amphitheater. Add group coordinators who can help you plan activities, meals & more, and you'll be talking about your event for years to come.
Say "I do" amongst the beautiful wild flowers and the gorgeous backdrop of the Cascade Range from May - October. Summit Ceremonies are available by way of the Mt. Rainier Gondola from mid-June to mid-September. Chapel, indoor/outdoor facilities & catering for 50- 400 people.
A great venue for meetings, reunions, parties and any other group getaways from 25-250 people. Uniquely situated in an alpine setting with exceptional dining and ideal lodging facilities at the base of Crystal Mountain ski area. Weddings at Crystal Mountain can include breathtaking mountain-top ceremonies, outdoor receptions and ceremonies at the Alpine Inn Lawn, or an indoor event at the Alpine Inn Restaurant. An all-inclusive event can be planned including accommodations, catering, venue, and photography to capture that perfect moment.
Our condominiums are a great place to hold your special event. We have accommodated conferences, weddings, reunions, car shows, sporting events, retreats, and more. Take advantage of the Silver Skis outdoor heated pool, communal barbeque area, kids playground, picnic area, or outdoor fire pit. All rooms have their own kitchen and various catering options are available. For information about group rates call: 1-888-ON-THE-MT.
This lodge on the Chinook Scenic Byway has excellent facilities for weddings, receptions, reunions, Christmas parties and other gatherings. Chef Watson can prepare delicious foods and beverages to make each of these gatherings a very special occasion. Many weddings are held here at the Lodge on a rustic streamside deck that is adjacent to the banquet room. These same facilities are regularly used for anniversary celebrations, family reunions and class reunions.
This lodge in historic Packwood has conference facilities for 60 persons and 32 beautiful spacious rooms. Stay just minutes from the SE entrance to the Park.
Moon Mountain's ceremony site is surrounded by large fir trees with a view of Tatoosh Mountain Range and a small fish pond. Our wedding and reception site can accommodate weddings of all sizes, from an intimate gathering of the bride and groom to tented events with 300 guests. Celebrate your wedding reception with dancing under a bright starlit night with the moon reflecting through the trees.
For your wedding the entire 8 acres is reserved for you, your friends and family. Our intention is to provide a beautiful natural setting and a relaxed atmosphere. Located minutes from Mt. Rainier National Park you could plan a photo shoot at Ohanapecosh or Silver Falls. Your wedding can be the most elegant or the most rustic. We want to help you achieve your dream wedding.
We offer discount lodging if you book your wedding at Moon Mountain. Ask about our wedding packages. After a day of celebration you can retire in one of our cabins and drift off for a restful, peaceful sleep.
Throw in a glistening lake, towering fir trees, and the beauty of natural landscaping, the Village Inn Condominiums at White Pass offer unsurpassed hospitality in the perfect setting for that special wedding, family reunion or business retreat! We specialize in high mountain adventures that last a lifetime! Centrally located between the breathtaking Mount Rainier National Park and the famous Yakima Valley on scenic US HWY 12. Call 509-672-3131 for more information and help planning your event.
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Alexander's hosts weddings year-round. We are taking reservations for 2014 and 2015 weddings.
A Romantic Wedding at Mount Rainier. Alexander's Country Inn specializes in small (up to 50 guests) weddings. Each wedding and elopement at Alexander's is unique--a personal expression of the bridal couple's wishes and dreams for their special day. Alexander's wedding and elopement packages may include:
Elopement Packages: For many couples, eloping is the perfect way to get married. If you are considering eloping... Alexander's will be happy to help you create a simply beautiful day of joyous and lasting memories. A ceremony in the parlor, flowers, a festive dinner reception, a honeymoon night in the tower... a romantic and perfect elopement. Alexander's has several elopement packages to choose from. Or, we can create one specifically for you.
Six and a half acres on Copper Creek provides a beautiful natural setting for your small to medium wedding. A big open center yard can be used for picnicking, games, campfire or with larger weddings for putting up a tent for a sit down dinner catered by Copper Creek Restaurant. Also on the property is Copper Creek Lodge, an historic 1915 log building right next to Copper Creek. The great room at the Copper Creek Lodge is spacious and comfortable, with high log-beamed ceilings, big comfy leather sofas, bent hickory rockers and a two story high stone fireplace. Tall windows look out onto the grassy yard where you often see deer and elk.
Celebrate your wedding at the Historic Elbe Evangelical Lutheran Church. Since 1906, this charming little church has watched over the mountain community of Elbe. Built by German immigrants, the church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and still contains many of its original items including its 4-foot iron cross on top of the 46-foot bell tower-steeple housing its original bell as well as the original alter, and one pew. The church is available for weddings from March through November and can accommodate a maximum of 43 people. For more information please contact the Elbe Wedding Coordinator, Nancy Martin, at 253-846-7932 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Built in 1906 to resemble the rugged elegance of a German wilderness hunting lodge, this three story log structure is filled with antiques. On the wrap around veranda you are greeted with magnificent views of Mt. Rainier and Mineral Lake. The lodge is located about 15 miles from the entrance to Mt. Rainier National Park and is a beautiful setting for a wedding.
This center, located in Mineral, can accommodate up to 500 people in the gym. Smaller meetings and reunions of up to 150 people will be comfortable in the cafeteria. Kitchen facilities, catering, breakout rooms and local catering availability make this a perfect place for a retreat, reunion, wedding, dance, concert or just about any occasion that needs a venue.
You’re not like every other couple. And if you’re looking for a wedding venue that’s as unique as you are, we’ve got just the place. Say “I do” at the little white church across from the train depot, and then climb aboard a vintage steam train with your wedding party and celebrate along the scenic forest and foothills of Mt. Rainier. This is one wedding you and your guests will never forget. We’d be happy to give you a proposal or show you around. Give us a call and we’ll help you plan your big day.
- Full-service weddings.
- Rustic, charming country experience.
- Reserve a private passenger car (up to 80 people), or the entire train (200 people).
- We can arrange for catering, florist, photography, DJ or live band, bartender and decorations aboard the train, or enjoy a casual reception outdoors in our picnic area.
- Free parking.
The lodge has 24 large airy rooms, and is located just 5 miles from the SW entrance to the Park. There is a Great Room, with fireplace and open beam cathedral ceiling, for reading, relaxing or conversation. A spacious meeting room, in its own building, is available for retreats, business meetings or other activities. Musical performers are also welcome.
Situated on 16 acres, The Lodge offers comfortable accommodations for families, groups or individuals. From a beautiful stone fireplace to spacious decks, each lodge has something special to offer. Among the many events held at the lodge, weddings and family/business retreats are the most popular. From an old home, roomy ranch-style lodge, to its own chalet, The Lodge at Mt. Rainier is versatile in its accommodations.
Encompassing the woodland's peace and quiet, Wellspring is the northwest's secret sanctuary! The surrounding beauty of abundant trees and wildflowers makes it a great indoor/outdoor wedding spot. While offering catering, Wellspring is also a popular business and family retreat. Hot tubs, sauna and deep nurturing massage makes for a fantastic honeymoon or gathering of friends. Call 360-569-2514.
Built in 1912 as a bunkhouse for loggers and mill workers, this historic structure offers a prime location for business or family retreats by the mountain as well as a place to relax and unwind from a hectic lifestyle. With 18 cozy rooms and private baths, the Bunkhouse is a combination of rustic charm for old romantics and lively atmosphere for adventure capitalists. Whittakers Bunkhouse is within walking distance of shops, restaurants and a local pub.
Northwest Trek’s goal is to provide locations nestled within an atmosphere that embraces the Northwest while capturing a glimpse of surrounding wildlife. Create an enduring impression on your family and friends on your special day with the unparalleled beauty the Northwest has to offer. Each venue presents a genuine and memorable experience for every guest.
The Forest Café offers a warm, rustic atmosphere complete with a cozy gas fireplace. It provides a private indoor location that captures the incomparable beauty of the Northwest within its walls. Available in the evening only and accommodates for seating up to 70 people.
The Picnic Pavilion, enclosed by a small rain garden, sits in the heart of the park as the ideal location for hosting an outdoor event. The covered and heated Pavilion seats up to 150 people. The adjoining meadow can accommodate for larger groups of 500 and is available for day and evening rental.
Forest Theater is perfect for small but intimate gatherings. Whether you are looking for natural elegance or simple beauty this quaint location is fitting. Seats up to 75 people, available for day and evening. Audio-Visual and PA systems available.
The Hellyer Center offers a unique and secluded location within the free roaming area to host your special event. Enjoy overlooking Horseshoe Lake with a variety of animals native to the Northwest meandering in the yearlong foliage as a backdrop. This location can accommodate for groups up to 120 people and is available for day or evening events. Audio-Visual and PA systems available.
Please contact (360) 832-7152 (desk) or (253) 208-1073 (cell) or e-mail email@example.com for arrangements regarding group admission rates, food, beverages, and rentals.