Mt. Rainier HEADLINES
Mount Rainier and other national parks are allowing free entry over the President's Day weekend.
After snow blanketed the South Sound overnight, the melting process began Sunday morning.
Washingtons pay-to-play system for its state recreation lands is working, officials say. But Republican budget writers dont see a future in charging visitors the $30-a-year parking fee.
The U.S. Congress is approaching another round of budget cuts, and the National Park Service could be on the chopping block.
If you want sunshine with temperatures around 70 degrees, you usually have to book a flight this time of year. However, Friday that wasn't the case.
While the number of volunteers who worked at Mount Rainier National Park this year remained steady, the number of hours worked declined dramatically.
A 68-year-old Everett man who was reported missing after embarking on a solo day hike Tuesday at Mount Rainier was found safe Wednesday.
Visitors to the east side of Mount Rainier National Park will not be able to travel state Route 123 now that the state transportation department has closed Cayuse Pass for the season.
The state highway leading up to Mount Rainier National Park’s main entrance has been named on the top 10 most picturesque drives in America by Country magazine.
Winter visitors to Mount Rainier National Park will have seven-day access to Paradise beginning Dec. 21, park managers announced Thursday.
Visitors planning to make the drive to Paradise should be aware that the gate at Longmire will be closed each evening starting Friday.
Federal lands, including Nisqually wildlife refuge, reopen as U.S. government operations resume.
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