Arthur Peak is located on Rust Ridge in the northwest corner of Mount Rainier National Park. It's situated approximately one mile north of Tolmie Peak. It was named for Arthur Rust of Tacoma, son of William R. Rust, a prominent Tacoma industrialist who at one time owned the Tacoma Smelter. Henry Arthur Rust was born in Tacoma on August 21, 1900, and visited the Mountain often as a young man. He died quite young of a heart ailment on May 13, 1935, leaving an estate of more than $600,000 which for the time was extensive. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Rainier National Park Company.
Prominence: 305 feet
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct|
|Nearest major airport:||Seattle-Tacoma|
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