Mount Rainier – wildflowers in peak!

Need I say more? Enjoy!!!!

A glimpse of Mt. Rainier! It was clouded over much of the day but stayed out for us!

A glimpse of Mt. Rainier! It was clouded over much of the day but stayed out for us!

Late glacial melt caused a  lot of wet spots on the trail. Wear stuff that can handle it. We ran out the door thinking only of wildflowers so one of us did not quite have the best shoes on!

Late glacial melt caused a lot of wet spots on the trail. Wear stuff that can handle it. We ran out the door thinking only of wildflowers so one of us did not quite have the best shoes on!

Many wildflowers out...peak right now!

Many wildflowers out…peak right now!

Plenty of glacier views on Skyline Trail (6.5 miles total, 1600 ft elevation if  you do the High Skyline Route to Panorama Point).

Plenty of glacier views on Skyline Trail (6.5 miles total, 1600 ft elevation if you do the High Skyline Route to Panorama Point).

Ok - lots of wildflower pictures for you!

Ok – lots of wildflower pictures for you!

They are stunning.

They are stunning.

I think this is my favorite, though.

I think this is my favorite, though.

You can get a wildflower brochure at the Tourist Center. Be prepared for craziness trying to park.

You can get a wildflower brochure at the Tourist Center. Be prepared for craziness trying to park.

Aster! This flower blooms when it is about peak.

Aster! This flower blooms when it is about peak.

The Tatoosh Range in the distance.

The Tatoosh Range in the distance.

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