Mt Rainier Winter Access Schedule Available

posted Dec 19, 2014, 6:21 AM by Luke Hizer   [ updated Jan 6, 2015, 10:59 PM ]
Update 2: to complement the access schedule, a winter trail report was released on Jan 4, with a detailed summary of current conditions and links to additional reference information.

Update 1: as of Dec 30, the snowplay area is not open yet.

The National Parks Service has released the 2014-2015 winter access schedule for Mt Rainier, with everything you need to know for visiting in the winter including status of the snowplay area at Paradise (not open yet), winter camping reservation information, road closures, gate status at Longmire, and all winter operating hours.