Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum

54124 SR 7 E.
Elbe, WA 98330- Map It
Phone: (360) 569-7959
Save 10%

AAA Editor Notes

Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum is just e. of the Little White Church at 54124 Mountain Hwy. E. (SR 7 E.). A 2-hour trip aboard a steam-powered excursion train takes passengers through the forest and foothills south of Mount Rainier in the upper Nisqually Valley and includes a stop at the museum, which contains steam logging locomotives and exhibits pertaining to life in logging camps in the early to mid-1900s. Seasonal and theme trips also are offered.
Fare $41; $21 (ages 4-11); $2 (ages 0-2). First-class additional $13. Reservations are recommended. Parking: $4.
AAA Benefit:
The Mount Rainier Railroad charms passengers aboard vintage locomotives as they pass through forests and meadows, next to clear mountain streams and over trestles beneath the snow white cap of Mt. Rainier. Also visit the Logging Museum. Save 10% on standard class fares on regularly scheduled excursion trips on Fridays and Sundays, May through September.
Hours: Sightseeing excursion departures Thurs.-Sun. at 12:45 and 3:30 (also Fri. at 6:15 p.m. and Sat.-Sun. at 10), July-Aug.; Sat.-Sun. at 10, 12:45 and 3:30, in May and Sept.-Oct.; Fri.-Sun. at 12:45 and 3:30 (also Sat.-Sun. at 10), in June. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.