Stories tagged: Mount Adams
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 3:12 p.m.
Ellensburg cops climb Washington five highest volcanoes – in five days
When the dust settled from their flurry of climbing and driving, including an initial 36-hour run with no sleep, two law enforcement officers from Ellensburg had scaled Washington’s five tallest …
Sun., June 4, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
3-peak weekend: Climbers bag St. Helens, Adams, Hood in one trip
In the span of the Memorial Day weekend, Jason Keen became a veteran of scaling Cascades lava-belchers and snowboarding down their icy slopes. A few days earlier, he’d never climbed …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 9:36 a.m.
Injured climber rescued from Mount Adams
A 55-year-old Lynnwood man is recovering after injuring himself while climbing Mount Adams over the weekend.
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014
Woman reaches high point through GU program
Marcy Kennedy is a serious baby boomer – divorcing after 37 years, adjusting to an empty nest, caring for her 91-year-old father and climbing Mount Adams, at 12,276 feet the …
Sun., Jan. 15, 2012
Field reports: Study shows Mount Adams glaciers shrinking faster
CLIMATE CHANGE – Portland State University researchers say the 12 glaciers on 12,276-foot Mount Adams have shrunk by nearly half since 1904 and are receding faster than those of nearby …
Sun., July 5, 2009
Cameras track rebounding species
Washington’s wild areas are becoming more diverse and interesting as several furbearing species – wolverine, fisher and sea otter – slowly recover some of their former range. Here are three …