view above clouds (Climbers on Ingraham Glacier, above Little Tahoma. Mount Rainier is a massive stratovolcano located 54 miles (87 km) southeast of Seattle in the state of Washington, United States.) More
Mt Adams is one of the less frequently visited mountains in Washington state, relative to its better-known neighbors, despite its being one of the great options for mountain climbing in this part of the country. Of the major Central Cascades Peaks, this one draws the smallest crowds, so mountain climbers who prefer peace and quiet might want to choose this peak over others in the state.