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Alaska man searching for long-lost national park art

...WPA posters: Yellowstone (two designs), Yosemite, Wind Cave, Great Smoky Mountains, Glacier, Fort Marion, Mount Rainier, Zion, Lassen Volcanic, and Petrified Forest. Word spread quickly from there, and people began contacting him...
Vessel name honors Wash. mudslide victims, rescuers

...started spreading Sanoah's ashes on mountaintops in Washington. So far she has made it to Disappointment Cleaver on Mount Rainier and Mount Pilchuck. She plans to scatter some ashes on Mount Baker, Whitehorse Mountain and at the summit of Rainier...
Trial takes grisly turn with 'horrifying' photos of gunshot victim of the 39-year-old victim when she was alive and well. Sandra M. Perry posed with her young son in front of Mount Rainier in a candid family picture taken during a camping trip. Her brown feathered shoulder-length hair perfectly framed...
Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

...the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area pummeled by falling...bodies of the three climbers off Mount Rainier on Tuesday, in the same area...the 14,410-foot volcano, Mount Rainier National Park spokeswoman Patti...
Two friends, 27 years of outdoor adventures

...preparing to hike to the summit of Mount Rainier in early September and Hadsel...and said 'We've hiked around Mount Rainier and on the mountain - and Juneau.On the topic of the Mount Rainier summit hike, he said he's most...
Volunteering on vacation

...Harrison-Smith was the destination of his Volunteer Vacation - the Heart Basin area near Packwood in the shadow of Mount Rainier. "The location really made the difference," he said. "It was a 10-mile hike in, so we were going to be pretty...
Northwest Digest

...stranded with his companion on a steep slope near the Mount Rainier summit prepared for a second night on the mountain as...the situation, said Patti Wold, a spokeswoman for Mount Rainier National Park. Deep snow and whiteout conditions delayed...
Development increasing near national parks

...of starry skies are in jeopardy. Nighttime lights, beaming from cities and towns 200 miles away from parks such as Mount Rainier in Washington state and Yosemite in California, reduce star visibility and can affect nocturnal wildlife. In urban...
Family says brothers killed on Foraker loved climbing

...climbed, camped and snowboarded and anything else they could think of, summer or winter. All four brothers had climbed Mount Rainier together and peaks in the Grand Tetons and the Chugach Mountains. Kevin and Travis had made successful McKinley climbs...
Former Mount Rainier ranger dies in Tibet fall

ASHFORD, Wash. - Former Mount Rainier National Park ranger Joe Puryear, noted for climbs in the Cascades...Leavenworth and is survived by his wife, Michelle. He was a Mount Rainier ranger in the 1990s.
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