Mount Rainier, also know as Mt. Takoma, is one of several national parks in Washington. Standing at 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier is view by most visitors from the two lane road which winds through the park or from several trails offering a scenic view of the iconic mountain. Mt. Rainier is an active volcano, and the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning six major rivers.