Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park

Free Mount Rainier Shuttles Begin July 18

June 18, 2010, 8:37 am

Beginning today visitors to Mount Rainier National Park can ride free shuttles into the park from Ashford, and from Longmire and Paradise during the summer.

On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays the shuttle will stop at Cougar Rock and Narada Falls on the way from Longmire to Paradise. On the downhill run, it will stop at Comet Falls and Cougar Rock. At Longmire, visitors can board the shuttle at the historic Longmire Gas Station.

On Saturdays and Sundays, visitors can board the shuttle in Ashford at Whittaker’s Summit Haus on state Route 706, connecting with the Paradise Shuttle in Longmire.

The shuttles will run through Sept. 5. Find schedules on the park’s website.