- From Mt. Rainier National Park’s Tweet:
“As of today [March 24, 2020], Mount Rainier National Park will close all park roads to public vehicle access including cars, buses, motorcycles and non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles from entering the park. Open to backcountry use. More https://go.usa.gov/xdhcY#Covid19#CoronaVirus -pw”
“The health and safety of our visitors, employees, volunteers, and partners at Mount Rainier National Park is our number one priority. The National Park Service (NPS) is working with federal, state, and local authorities to closely monitor COVID-19. We will notify the public when we resume full operations and provide updates on our website and social media channels.”
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