Like most of you, we love to shop when we go on vacation, and any of these shops can help you find the perfect addition to your wardrobe, forgotten necessity or souvenir.
Right Angle Gift Shop
The Mountain Shop is located in the base area, just steps from the bottom of the gondola and carries all your “mountain needs” and more. Shop a wide selection of clothing, accessories, hiking boots, sunscreen, jewelry, gifts, postcards, dog necessities, art and more. Open June 22 - September 16, 2017. Click here.
Summit Gift Shop
The Summit Gift Shop is located at the top of the Mt. Rainier Gondola and is your summer go-to at the mountain top. With a yummy selection of ice cream, snacks, beverages, picnic items, and sandwiches, you can snack while enjoying the magical views. If you’re looking for souvenirs or forgot something for your trip, it also carries gifts, clothing, accessories, postcards, Mt. Rainier souvenirs and more. Open June 22 - September 16, 2017. Click here.
Their hats are famous worldwide, and have even gone to the top of Everest, but they offer much more. You’ll find a great selection of winter clothing and gear, plus locally made huckleberry items, kids’ items and local art. They even have a wonderful espresso bar so you can sip while you shop! Open year-round, www.wapitiwoolies.com/
Alta Crystal Resort Grocery & Gift Shop
Alta Crystal’s grocery may be small, but it carries a little bit of lots of things, including microbrews and Washington wines. Their gift shop carries t-shirts, sweatshirts, and fleece for adults and kids, and the best selection of Mt. Rainier books in the valley. Open year-round. www.altacrystalresort.com
Greenwater Outfitters (in downtown Greenwater, of course!) is known for their sense of humor, which is apparent by their huge selection of Sasquatch merchandise. They also carry all sorts of snowboard gear. Their store is next to the Greenwater Deli (which offers really good sandwiches & salads). Open year-round. www.greenwateroutfitters.net/
Greenwater General Store
Essential since it has the valley’s only gas station! Plus it carries a good selection of groceries, health items, sundries, wine and beer. Open year-round.