It’s closer than you think! Crystal Mountain is just 90 minutes from Tacoma and 105 minutes from Seattle, but a world away from the moment you arrive.
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Drive south on I- 5, take exit 142A to Auburn, follow Hwy 164 to Enumclaw and Hwy 410 east for 33 miles before entering Mount Rainier National Park. Go six miles up Crystal Mountain Boulevard to the resort.
Hwy 410 is closed east of the Crystal Mountain Entrance during the winter.
Travel east on Hwy 512, or north on I-5 to Hwy 167 to Hwy 410. Just 33 miles past Enumclaw, turn left onto Crystal Mountain Blvd.
Follow I-5 north to Hwy 512. Follow Hwy 512 east to Hwy 410. Thirty-three miles past Enumclaw, turn left onto Crystal Mountain Blvd.
Access to Crystal from the east is closed during the winter months.
Drive south on I-405 to Hwy 169 (Maple Valley/ Enumclaw exit). Follow Hwy 169 through Maple Valley into Enumclaw. Turn left on Hwy 164 (Griffin Ave) and follow through town to Hwy 410. Follow Hwy 410 east 33 miles to the turnoff to Crystal Mountain Blvd.
Get on US-12 W 5 min (1.9 mi).Follow US-12 W to WA-123 N in Lewis County 1 h 12 min (63.7 mi).
Turn right onto WA-123 N. Parts of this road may be closed at certain times or days.
Follow WA-410 W to Crystal Mountain Blvd/NF-7166 12 min (8.2 mi). Continue on Crystal Mountain Blvd to your destination 14 min (7.8 mi).
Continue to Paradise Rd E/Paradise-Longmire Rd.40 s (0.1 mi). Follow Stevens Canyon Rd, WA-123 N and WA-410 W to Crystal Mountain Blvd/NF-7166 1 h 5 min (40.3 mi). Continue on Crystal Mountain Blvd to your destination 14 min (7.8 mi).