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.
The forecast of snow at Mount Baker prompted the state Transportation Department to close the road to Artist Point on Tuesday for the season.
The body of Keith Hardy, a Seattle doctor who died skiing on Mount Baker, has been recovered by a search and rescue team.
If you’ve never been skiing in Washington state, you’ve missed out! Check out our amazing mountains, terrain parks, skiing and boarding runs! Green to black, we have it all.
Snowfall in the mountains of Western Washington means an early start to ski and snowboard season! Crystal Mountain and Mount Baker have planned openings on Friday, November 18. Snoqualmie, Stevens and Mission Ridge plan to open Saturday, November 19.
Blazing reds, golden yellows, vibrant oranges… all colors of fall that are beautiful to see on a drive, or a hike. Here are some places in Washington where you can go for spectacular fall color.