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The summer features mountain-top dining with fresh Northwest cuisine, abundant wild flowers, hiking trails, horseback rides, disc golf course and a wealth of wildlife and scenery.Be our guest this summer for a very unique and special dining experience at the Summit House restaurant perched at 6,872’, with a view of Mt. Rainier and the Cascade Range you won’t find anywhere else!

Plan Ahead
Plan ahead—pack the night before your trip and print out driving directions

Check weather conditions before leaving home and prepare accordingly.

Crystal’s weather can change by the minute, be prepared for the elements by bringing additional layers. Avoid wearing cotton next to your skin and make sure you pack a warm water resistant coat.

Fill’er up before leaving home — Gas is not available at Crystal Mountain and gas in small towns like Greenwater or Naches can be more expensive.

Restrooms are located on lower level of the main lodge just to the right of the main stairs. Open daily.

Keep hydrated throughout the day.