Crystal Mountain Mt. Rainier Gondola

Crystal Mountain is a winter and summer resort, located on the Cascade Range of Washington state in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. And this website features Crystal Mountain Vacation Rentals in the village of Greenwater just down the road.

Crystal is the largest ski resort in the state, readily accessible from the Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan area through Enumclaw via Highway 410. It is primarily a day-use area, with ten chairlifts, an 8-passenger gondola, 2,300 acres of terrain, various dining locations, including the Summit House, Washington’s highest restaurant and multiple hotels.

The Mount Rainier Gondola will provide year-round access to the resort's summit. During the winter months Crystal Mountain is a Mecca for skiers and snowboarders, but foot-passengers are also welcome to ride the gondola. During the summer Crystal Mountain is for everyone. The resort offers hiking and hiking trails, a disc golf course, guided horseback rides, high-altitude dining, weddings, events and so much more! Crystal Mountain is located just 6 miles from the Northeast entrance to Mount Rainier National Park.

Make Crystal Mountain your base camp for winter recreation and summer at Mount Rainier.
  • Address: Crystal Mountain Gondola Opens December 23rd!
  • Hours: 7:15AM to 9:PM for breakfast, skiing or dinner
  • Phone: 360-663-3050
  • Fax: 360-663-3057
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  • Website: MtRainierGondola.com