Wild Flower Watch

Itinerary Suggested Season: Summer

Morning: Start the day off on a gorgeous hike in Mt. Rainier National Park. Choose the hike that fits your fitness level. You will find avalanche lilies, paintbrush, asters, daises, fireweed and much more covering every shade of the color spectrum.Paradise Inn at Mount Rainier

Afternoon: For lunch, visit the historic Paradise Inn Dining Room and take in the ambiance of the dining hall and gorgeous views of Mount Rainier. This family-friendly restaurant specializes in American cuisine and hearty portions will fuel you up for the rest of the day.

Saddle up partner! Hit the trails on horseback with EZ Times guided trail rides, located just outside Mount Rainier National Park in quaint Elbe, WA. You can choose from several trail options, suited for all levels of experience. Any ride you choose is guaranteed to provide you with stunning views of rivers, lakes and of course, Mount Rainier.

Evening: Head back to Ashford and get checked-in for the evening at Nisqually Lodge. Dinner at Alexander’s Restaurant is just a short drive from where you’ll be staying for the night. Located inside a charming Victorian property, enjoy Pacific Northwest-inspired meals topped off with a delicious dessert!