Climbing Companies

Rainier Guest Services, LLCRainierGuest 2015 – Official lodging website for Mount Rainier National Park’s National Park Inn at Longmire and Paradise Inn in Paradise. Online reservation services are now available from this site. Proud partner of WNPF’s Guest Donations Program benefiting Mount Rainier National Park.

Lodges of Olympic National ParkAramark V Red and Black TM – Aramark – Official concessioner of Olympic National Parks, managing Lake Crescent Lodge, Sol Duc Hot Springs, Log Cabin Resort. Proud partner of WNPF’s Guest Donations Program benefiting Olympic National Park.


kalaloch kalalochKalaloch Lodge – Official website of Kalaloch Lodge located on the western coast of Olympic National Park. Proud partner of WNPF’s Guest Donations Program benefiting Olympic National Park.

The Lodge at Stehekinguest_services guest services – Official website of North Cascades National Park’s Lodge at Stehekin, accessible only by boat or plane. Part of the Guest Services, Inc. family.

Alpine Ascents Internationalaascents aascents – Alpine Ascents is “committed to developing safe, self-reliant and environmentally-conscious mountaineers, and offering courses and expeditions of unsurpassed quality throughout the world. Their business practices stress ethical and culturally aware travel.” WNPF is honored to have AAI as one of our climbing partners.

mguides mguidesInternational Mountain Guides – IMG aims to “1) provide the highest quality mountaineering instruction in North America; 2) train their clients to become competent mountaineers and educate them to be great stewards of the environment; 3) provide meaningful employment for their guides who are the core of IMG; and 4) preserve and protect the mountain environment everyone enjoys — now and into the future.” WNPF is honored to have IMG as one of our climbing partners.

MountainMadness128Mountain Madness – Our mission at Mountain Madness is to provide the highest quality experience for beginner and advanced mountaineers and trekkers alike; exploring both the familiar and the wild, lesser-traveled regions of the world. Every trip we offer provides highly qualified guides (expert in their specific destination), the opportunity for cultural exchange, an extraordinary mental and physical challenge unique to mountain travel, wilderness skills development, and self-discovery.

It’s not the destination that’s important; it’s how you get there…

RMI Expeditions/Rainier Mountaineering, Inc.rmi rmi – Celebrating 40 years of mountain guiding around the world, RMI is “setting the standard in mountain guiding excellence since 1969.”. They strive to provide the safest mountain experience possible. WNPF is honored to have RMI as one of our climbing partners.


Travel + Tourism

Friends of Olympic National ParkFriendsofOLYM FriendsofOLYM – Membership organization dedicated to preserving Olympic National Park’s natural, cultural and recreational resources for the benefit of present and future generations.

Mount Rainier VolunteersMORA_Volunteers MORA Volunteers – Volunteer and outreach program for Mount Rainier National Park, coordinating drop-in projects, group projects, long-term projects, full-time volunteer projects, and internships.

National Parks Conservancy Association (NPCA)NPCA NPCA – Membership organization committed to protecting and enhancing America’s National Parks for present and future generations through advocacy.

Student Conservancy Association (SCA)sca sca – America’s conservation corps: members protect and restore national parks, marine sanctuaries, cultural landmarks and community green spaces in all 50 states.

The Mountaineersmountaineers mountaineers – Membership organization with the mission to enrich the community by helping people explore, conserve, learn about and enjoy the lands and waters of the Pacific Northwest.

Washington Trails Association (WTA)WTA WTA – Membership organization focused on trail maintenance, wilderness/trail advocacy, and cultivating a community of hikers. Website features hike reviews with information on trail blockages, weather, and other pertinent information.

EverGreen Escapesevergreenescapes evergreenescapes – Cascadia’s most reputable nature, adventure and epicurean tour operator. Regular departures to Mount Rainier National Park, Olympic National Park, and many other sites throughout Cascadia. Ask about private and corporate excursions.

Explore Olympicsexploreolympics exploreolympics – Includes hike/trail information, maps, gear lists, and other Olympic-area announcements.

Forks Chamber of Commerceforks forks – Visitor information including events calendar, webcam, lodging directory and must-see places on the Olympic Peninsula.

National Parks Travelernpt npt – Commentary, news, and life in America’s National Parks.’

Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureauolympicpeninsula olympicpeninsula – Includes a travel planner, event listings, maps, and information for planning a trip of any length to the Olympic Peninsula.

Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commercesequim sequim – The Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce serves the business needs and provides visitor information for Carlsborg, Sequim and Blyn.

The Cascade Loop Associationcascadeloop cascadeloop – Information about the Cascade Loop Scenic Highway, including events, road closures and driving tours.

Visit Rainiervr vr – Includes upcoming events, lodging deals, and general information about Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding areas. Exceptional website highlighting all there is to see and do around the park.

Youth Organizations

Mount Rainier InstituteMORA_institute MORA institute – An overnight environmental education center in partnership with Mount Rainier National Park and University of Washington.

North Cascades Institutencasc_institute ncasc institute – Education organization with the mission to conserve and restore Northwest environments through education.

NatureBridgenaturebridge naturebridge – Education organization dedicated to teaching science and environmental education in nature’s classroom to inspire a personal connection to the natural world and responsible actions to sustain it.

Mount Rainier Promotional video for Visit Rainier by Nils Cowan.