Area Attractions and Services

While the main entrance of Mount Rainier is just a few minutes drive from Betsy's Cabins at Mount Rainier, we also have a number of other attractions and fun nearby:

Ashford: 8 min.

small market with basic essentials, dining, gas, espresso, art studios

​Ashford Dining Options:

Elbe: 15 min.  

Alder Lake: 20 min

  • Alder Lake is a great lake for fishing, swimming, and kayaking.  There are kayak rentals available during the summer.​​​

Mineral: 20 min. 

Longmire: 22 min. 

  • National Park Inn: historic hotel, year-round restaurant, gift shop, bathrooms!  Several hike options from family-friendly to strenuous

 

Morton: 35 min.

Riffe Lake, fishing, boating, Loggers Jubilee, dining, stores, groceries, gas, services

 

Eatonville: — 35 min. - dining, espresso, gift shops, stores, groceries, gas, services

Paradise: 45 min.

  • Paradise Inn and Visitor's Centerhistoric inn, restaurant (May-Sept), snack bar, gift shop, bathrooms!  Plenty of nature to see from fully-accessible paved trails to strenuous hikes!

Packwood: 35 min. to 1 hr.

Dining, groceries, gift shops, swap meets, gas

To find more info on local dining and attractions: