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Accomplished Mountain Climber Dies After Fall During Climb in Chelan County
Accomplished Mountain Climber Dies After Fall During Climb in Chelan County
Image courtesy of Okagnogan-Wenatchee National Forest Service   (Leavenworth, WA) -- A 66-year-old Washington man is dead after falling while solo climbing in the Enchantments southwest of Leavenworth. According to the Chelan County Sheriff's Office, Richard Thurmer of Mukilteo was climbing Dragontail Peak when the accident happened. Aut ...
Two Washington National Parks Among Most Dangerous in the Country
Two Washington National Parks Among Most Dangerous in the Country
(Pierce County, WA) -- Mount Rainier and Olympic national parks are among the most dangerous parks in the United States. That's according to a new analysis of national parks from online outdoor research guide Outforia. The report shows that between 2018 and 2020, Mount Rainier had the 9th highest number of search and rescue incidents in the country ...