Crystal Mountain & Mt. Rainier Lodging

Crystal Mountain Lodging & Activities

Crystal Mountain is one of the Pacific Northwest’s premier year-round vacation destinations with something for everyone.

A winter playground.  As Washington's largest ski area, Crystal offers 2600 acres and 3100' of vertical of awesome terrain for skiing and boarding fun.  Add in Washington's only base-to-summit Mt. Rainier Gondola, mountain top dining, snowshoe adventures, a high speed lift system and great restaurants -- and you'll find the best winter vacation experience.   

Spend the night, a weekend or more.   If you're looking for Crystal Mountain lodging,  you'll find something for everyone.  Cozy hotels, charming condominiums and suites, even a romantic cabin for 2.  And winter midweek specials (non-holiday) leave money in your pocket for shopping, dining and other activities.  

Come back in summer.  The Mt. Rainier Gondola offers 360-degree views of Mt. Rainier and all the Cascades and is typically open for the summer season from mid-June through mid-September.  Dine at the Summit House.  Ride a horse to majestic vistas. Play disc golf.  Hike or bike 35 miles of trails.  Crystal Mountain is a true summer playground. 

Next to Mt. Rainier National Park.  Crystal Mountain is your base for summer Mt. Rainier lodging too.  Visit Sunrise, the Park's highest drivable point.  Take photos of the wildflowers at Tipsoo Lake.  Marvel at 1000 year-old trees in the Ohanapecosh. Take a scenic ride on the Mt. Rainier Gondola to 6872’.  Dine at the Summit House, Washington’s highest restaurant.   Daily horseback rides, two disc golf courses and 35 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails just add to your summer adventure.


Lodging, News & Events

Crystal Mountain Video

Crystal Mountain Resort is a snow enthusiast’s paradise.  Nestled on the Northeast corner of Mt. Rainier, it is recognized as the premier ski area in Washington Stand and also the largest, with 2600 acres of terrain. Watch the video and learn more about Crystal Mountain Resort.

A Great Winter Forecast For Crystal!

A Great Winter Forecast For Crystal!

Thanks to its higher elevation and new snowmaking system, Crystal Mountain was able to open before Thanksgiving this year! Skiers and boarders have been having a blast up here, and ...
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