Directions to Washington State

GETTING TO WASHINGTON STATE:

The state is located in the extreme Northwest corner of the contiguous United States. It is bordered by Oregon to the South, Idaho to the East and the Canadian Province of British Columbia to the North. The Western side of the state is bordered by the Pacific Ocean.

DRIVING: All areas of the state can be reached by major Interstates or good state roads. Running North-South through the Western part of the state is Interstate Five which comes from Oregon and continues up to British Columbia where it becomes Canadian Highway 99. Another North-South Route is Interstate 82 from Hermiston Oregon, up through the tri-cities of Pasco, Richland and Kennewick. It continues North through Yakima eventually becoming highway 97 and crossing Wenatchee, Chelan and the Okanogan Valley before reaching Canada. Interstate Ninety runs East-West in the almost center of the state coming from Idaho, through Spokane in Eastern Washington and terminating in Seattle to the West. Other East-West highways are Highway 12 in the Southern part of the state and Highway 2 in the northern part.

FLYING: There are major international airports in Seattle Tacoma area (Western Washington) and Spokane in Eastern Washington. Access to the state is also easy from Portland International in Portland Oregon, just across the river from Vancouver Washington (not Vancouver BC) in the Southern part of the state and from Vancouver BC just across the border from Blaine and Bellingham Washington in the Northern region of the state. There are also jet serviced airports in Wenatchee, Yakima and the Tri-Cities.

RAIL: Amtrak provides passenger rail service North-South through Seattle Tacoma and East West through Spokane to Seattle.

Directions to Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier National Park is located in west central Washington about 48 miles southeast of Tacoma, WA. The park is approximately a one to two hour drive from Seattle, Tacoma and Yakima, Washington and Portland, Oregon. Access to Mt. Rainier National Park is found through four main park entrances:

Northwest Entrance at Carbon River
Northeast Entrance at Sunrise/White River
Southwest Entrance at Nisqually River
Southeast Entrance at Ohanapecosh

Other park roads are open only during the summer months.

For detailed directions to your property please see below

Directions to this property

From Seattle, Washington:

Take I-5 South to Exit 154A.
Use the left two lanes to take Exit 154A to I-405N to Renton.
After 1.7 miles take Exit 2 onto WA-167S toward Auburn.
Go 20.3 miles and take the WA-512 exit to WA-161S toward Puyallup/Olympia.
Continue 2.6 miles on WA-161S/WA-512W.
Take the WA-161S exit to Eatonville.
Continue on WA-161S. Take WA-7 S to US-12 E in Morton. (51.7 miles)
Turn left onto US-12 E and take US-12 E 33.6 miles to Skate Creek Rd. S.
Turn left onto Skate Creek Rd. S and go .8 miles.
Turn right onto Cannon Rd/NF-5290 and drive 1.5 miles.
Turn right onto Holiday Lane, left on Heather Place in one block. and drive .2 miles. (Note: Holiday Lane turns into Heather Place then back into Holiday Lane.)
Rainier Resthouse is the last house on the left.

From Portland, Oregon:

Take I-5 North for 73.1 miles.
Take Exit 68 for US-12 E torward Morton/Yakima (.3 miles)
Continue on US-12E to Skate Creek Rd. S.
Turn left onto Skate Creek Rd. S and go .8 miles.
Turn right onto Cannon Rd/NF-5290 and drive 1.5 miles.
Turn right onto Holiday Lane, left on Heather Place in one block. and drive .2 miles. (Note: Holiday Lane turns into Heather Place then back into Holiday Lane.)
Rainier Resthouse is the last house on the left.