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Three Killed in Snow Slide Near Leavenworth
Three Killed in Snow Slide Near Leavenworth
Three Killed in Snow Slide Near Leavenworth
Three people were killed in a snow slide near Leavenworth over the weekend. Rich Magnussen with Chelan County Emergency Management says the victims were part of a group of six who were climbing the northeast couloir of Colchuck Peak in The Enchantments at around 1 p...
Still a Little Longer Before Access to Enchantments Gets Easier
Still a Little Longer Before Access to Enchantments Gets Easier
Still a Little Longer Before Access to Enchantments Gets Easier
Outdoor adventurers are going to have to wait a little bit longer to explore the Enchantments for the season. Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Public Affairs Officer Robin Demario says there is still a lot of snow. "The road leading to Eightmile Lake and Stuart Lake trailheads will probably open in early June after the snow has melted off and the roads have had a chance to dry out ... Read
Be Ready for Dangerous and Busy National Forest
Be Ready for Dangerous and Busy National Forest
Be Ready for Dangerous and Busy National Forest
As we have moved into March, the avalanche danger in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest remains very high. Public Affairs Officer Robin Demario says it's important to be aware of the conditions by checking the Northwest Avalanche Center's website ...
Snow Lakes Trail Work to Clear Landslide Begins Monday
Snow Lakes Trail Work to Clear Landslide Begins Monday
Snow Lakes Trail Work to Clear Landslide Begins Monday
The U.S. Forest Service will begin trail improvement work on the Snow Lakes Trail Monday between Nada and Snow Lakes. Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Public Affairs Officer Robin DeMario says, "During the work days Monday through Thursday, hikers should expect possible delays up to 3-4 hours as explosives are being used to remove a major landslide in the area ...