If you’re looking for a Mount Rainier map, you’ve come to the right place; currently I’ve collected 20 free Mount Rainier National Park maps to view and download. (PDF files and external links will open in a new window.) Here you’ll find maps covering the entire park and also maps focusing on specific areas, such as the trail and campground maps. You can also browse the best-selling Mount Rainier maps and guidebooks on Amazon.
Mount Rainier map from the park brochures
Here’s the official revised Mount Rainier map from 2015, which includes minor updates at the expense of a much larger PDF file size. Click the image to view a full size JPG (2.5 mb) or download the PDF (16.9 mb).
This is the main Mount Rainier National Park map from the park brochure, showing roads, major trails, and points of interest. Click the image to view a full size JPG (2.5 mb) or download the PDF (700 kb).
This is a regional Mount Rainier map, showing the primary roads used to reach Mount Rainier from Seattle and Tacoma. Click the image to view a full size GIF (60 kb) or download the PDF (100 kb).
Mount Rainier trail maps
If you want a full color waterproof trail map with topographic lines, you should probably purchase the National Geographic Trails Illustrated map. The free maps below work well for trip planning and for short hikes, but aren’t going to be too useful for overnight wilderness trips. This map includes mileages, backcountry campgrounds, and detailed topo lines, and is the one you should take with you when backpacking.
This is a Mount Rainier trail map, showing backcountry wilderness campsites and trail mileages, focusing on the Wonderland Trail. Click the image to view a full size GIF (500 kb) or download the PDF (1 mb).
This is a summer Paradise trail map, showing popular hiking trails to views of waterfalls (Myrtle Falls, Sluiskin Falls), lakes, and the Nisqually Glacier. Click the image to view a full size GIF (200 kb).
This is a Paradise winter trail map, showing the snowplay area, popular ski and snowshoe routes, and snow camping areas near the Jackson Visitor Center. Click the image to view a full size GIF (600 kb).
This is a Carbon River and Mowich Lake trail map, showing trails in the northwest corner of Mount Rainier National Park including to the beautiful Spray Park. Click the image to view a full size GIF (200 kb).
This is a navigation map to Camp Muir from Paradise. This is not a hiking trail and should only be done by hikers with considerable off-trail experience. Click the image to view a full size GIF (300 kb).
Mount Rainier lodging map
To the left, you can open a Hotels.com interactive Mount Rainier lodging map that focuses on Ashford, the town just outside the west entrance nearest Longmire and Paradise. If you zoom out you can find other lodging facilities in other nearby areas and larger towns further away. Or, take a look at the detailed listings of Ashford-area lodging, featuring photographs and sorted by highest guest rating.
Mount Rainier topographic maps
This Mount Rainier East topo map focuses on the southeast side of Mount Rainier and includes the Paradise developed area. Click the image to view a full size JPG (3.3 mb) or download the PDF (17.6 mb).
The Mount Rainier West topo map includes the Mount Rainier summit and the glaciers and features on the mountain’s southwest side. Click the image to view a full size JPG (3.5 mb) or download the PDF (18.4 mb).
Mount Rainier geologic maps
Mount Rainier campground maps
This is a Cougar Rock Campground map. Cougar Rock is located between Longmire and Paradise in the southwest corner of the park. Click the image to view a full size GIF (200 kb) or download the PDF (200 kb).
This is a map of Ohanapecosh Campground, which is located near the Ohanapecosh Visitor Center in the southeast corner of the park. Click the image to view a full size GIF (200 kb) or download the PDF (1.2 mb).
This is a White River Campground map. White River is the highest elevation campground and is located on the way to Sunrise. Click the image to view size GIF (200 kb) or download the PDF (100 kb).
Mount Rainier night sky map
Mount Rainier map prints and gifts
Printed high-resolution Mount Rainier map posters and other products are available at the Mount Rainier Maps store. For prints, gift ideas, and souvenirs featuring other national parks, support this site and visit the National Park Maps store; you’ll find items to bring on vacation, keep at home for the memories, or give to your park-enthusiast friends and loved ones.
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