Many visitors stop in Ashford on their way to Mount Rainier National Park. The gateway to Nisqually, the only year-round entrance to the park, the city is located in central Washington’s Cascade Mountains. Lodging in Ashford includes comfortable cabins, inns and motels—all perfect headquarters for exploring the wonder of Mount Rainier National Park.
The Cascade Mountains are rife with opportunities for hiking, biking and camping in the summer and snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in the winter. The Mt. Tahoma Trail System can be accessed just a few miles east of Ashford.
Some 2,000-plus farms make their homes in Lewis and Cowlitz counties and fryer chickens are raised here in abundance, but what may be most prolific are the... Read More
From its western rain-soaked coastal mountains to its eastern sun-kissed canyons, Washington overflows with a dazzling array of waterfalls. Here are a few... Read More
From the Ohanapecosh’s old-growth forest to Mount Rainier’s frosty splendor, the park dazzles nearly 2 million visitors each year. No matter the season,... Read More
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