MOUNT BAKER, Wash. (AP) — Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish […]
The recent mild weather systems that blew through Washington have left little snow in the Cascades.
There are several ways to camp in the winter, from a state campground to backcountry in the mountains, and these are the best options.
Washington Transportation Department officials say the Mount Baker Highway east of Maple Falls is likely to remain closed into the weekend due to heavy snow and rain that have caused more than 100 trees to fall across the road.
Ready for a weekend away? Whether it’s the Tulip Festival, Olympic Birdfest, Auto/Boat Speed Show or Rocks and Gems, there’s plenty of fun for you and the family just a road trip away from Seattle.