SEATTLE — Skiers and snowboarders rejoiced when a series of storms dumped several feet of snow in the mountains across the West, after what had been a disappointing start for those seeking fresh powder in the backcountry.
Date: 02/27/2014 | Northwest
SEATTLE — Forecasters say a series Pacific storms blowing through Washington will drop several feet of snow in the Cascades by next week.The National Weather Service says the storms will be gusty at times and bring heavy rains in places.
Date: 02/13/2014 | Northwest
Connor Green throws snow in the air during a sunny day at Stevens Pass on Saturday.The National Weather Service said light precipitation was expected today with a little more light rain and moderate mountain snow Wednesday and Thursday.
Date: 01/28/2014 | Local News
I'm a big fan of the North Cascades Institute. I could go on and on about how they offer a vital service educating people about the environment. (They totally do.)But what gets me really excited? I love NCI because...
Date: 12/18/2013 | Explore NW
David and Steve Somers were 4 and 6 when their father disappeared in 1973. Both are fathers now. Unlike their dad, they are not avid mountain climbers.Yet one day this summer, they became climbers. More than that, they faced in a visceral way the magnitude of their childhood...
Date: 09/08/2013 | Local News
The North Cascades Institute posted on its Facebook page today that there is still time to join a backpacking trip that starts Thursday.The institute reports that the weather looks good and the...
Date: 07/09/2013 | Explore NW