The Road to Paradise
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She is the Queen of the Cascades and she touches us all. She is Mount Rainier. Now the mountain's beauty and mystery, science and mythology have been woven into a informative and entertaining self-guided audio driving tour, "The Road to Paradise ".
The newest release in the series of driving tour for the Northwest is “The Road to Paradise” on compact disc (also available on audiocassette). CarTours' audio tour of Mount Rainier helps you appreciate the forests, glaciers, rivers, wildlife and volcanic past of this northwest icon. Visitors and residents alike discover secrets of the mountain while exploring this jewel of the National Park Service system on your drive into the Paradise Valley.
"The Road to Paradise" tour begins at Mount Rainier's Nisqually entrance station on Hwy 706 and like all CarTours programs, features exceptionally high production values, music, sound effects and interviews with a variety of experts. For example, listeners learn what it means when the mountain appears to wear a hat, why the rivers seem to run full of milk and what lives on the largest glacier in the continental United States.