About Mount Rainier
The city of Mount Rainier is located 4 miles from downtown Washington D.C. and is the historic Route 1 gateway community from Prince George's County to D.C. at the District's northeastern boundary. It is fast becoming a model village for artists, environmentalists, pacifists. and multiculturalists who are drawn by the small town atmosphere and chance to build their ideal community. Local pride is high, and the people like being part of an active civic process.