A Quiet Getaway Just Minutes from Mount Rainier

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The perfect spot for a quiet getaway, Mossy Meadows is a spacious A-frame-style cabin, just a 10-minute drive from the Nisqually Entrance of Mount Rainier National Park.

Mossy Meadows has a rustic appeal and is very comfortable and cozy. I’d recommend packing a lunch and heading to the National Park, spending the day hiking around Paradise, checking out Myrtle Falls, and making a quick stop at the Gift Shop near the Longmire Museum. On your way back, make a quick stop along the Nisqually River, only 2 minutes away from Mossy Meadows. Then end your day cooking a delicious dinner in the full kitchen in the cabin, and take a dip in the hot tub, or stargaze from the hammock.

Endless adventures await, any time of year at Mount Rainier. Take a snowshoe tour in the winter, check out the steadily flowing waterfalls in the spring and a plethora of hikes and site seeing in the summer. For easy access to Mount Rainier (and all U.S. National Parks), I'd recommend purchasing an America the Beautiful pass.

There are so many great details at Mossy Meadows, from the fun lawn games provided and campfire circle to the inspirational mugs in the kitchen! My favourite thing to do here was to put on my favourite Spotify “cabin in the woods” playlist, relax with a cup of coffee and observe the beauty outside all of the large A-frame windows.

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    Film Photography at Mount Rainier
    Take a snowy late spring hike around Paradise, Mount Rainier's south slope. Take photos of the picturesque Paradise Inn, surrounded by stunning views of the Cascade's Tatoosh range, and the summit of Mount Rainier....
    Putt Putt Golf at Mossy Meadows
    There's plenty of entertainment in the backyard! Have fun practising your putting in the back section of the property with this putt-putt golf set-up. There's also an awesome fire circle, a giant connect-4 set and a corn hole!...
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      Sightseeing at the Nisqually River
      This river is fed by the Nisqually Glacier on the southern side of Mt. Rainier, converted to hydroelectricity by the Alder Dam and empties out in the Puget Sound. The foggy tree line surrounding the river creates a beautiful backdrop!...

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