Winter has arrived at Mount Rainier. Paradise has over 100 inches on the ground and snow play is open.
Visitor Centers are still closed due to covid. Check Park website before visiting for weather and road opening information.
We hiked up Golden Gate yesterday which is plush with lupine and Sitka Valerian. A few Monkey Flowers out just below the stone couch.
Mazama Ridge was a carpet of Lupine and Magenta Paintbrush.