Mount Rainier

Saturday was a gorgeous day here in the Pacific Northwest. So, we took advantage of the nice weather and drove to/around Mount Rainier.
We left from Tacoma and went straight to Sunrise, the highest altitude you can drive to on the mountain.

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You can’t see it from here, but there is a group of climbers right near the top when I took this photo. We had to use the telescopes at the visitor center to see them.

The Cascades are just beautiful.

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We continued to the south side of the mountain and made a brief stop at Reflection Lake

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Then went on up to Paradise. There was still plenty of snow there, and the wild flowers weren’t quite in bloom yet.

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All in all a great way to spend a Saturday.

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