Welcome to the Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum

Status Update: Enjoy craft beer tastings aboard the July 2nd Rails to Ales steam train ride through the forest and foothills south of Mount Rainier. At the museum layover feast on scrumptious BBQ along with the full selection of brews available throughout the historic logging camp buildings. Find out more about this exclusive event for those 21 years of age and older here.

Located in the small town of Elbe in beautiful Washington State is a heritage railroad south of Mount Rainier National Park. Passengers enjoy steam train rides through the forest and across the glacial fed Upper Nisqually River to a museum located in Mineral, Washington. Museum exhibits offer a chance to explore a comprehensive collection of steam logging locomotives and discover the stories behind the pioneers of railroad logging camps in the early to mid 1900’s. Excursions and museum visits are scheduled May through October with a thrilling new holiday event this winter! There are exciting things happening at the railroad and museum this year. We appreciate your interest and hope to welcome you aboard living history soon.

Call us at 888-STEAM-11 (888-783-2611) for more information or to place reservations.


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Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum

(360) 569-7959
Reservations: M-F 6AM-6PM, Sat 7AM-3PM, Sun 11AM-3PM
Gift Shop: 10am-5pm THURS-SUNDAY
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