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Outdoors blog archive for Nov. 21, 2016

MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2016

Snow piles up at Washington Pass forcing closure of North Cascades Highway for the winter season. (Washington Department of Transportation)

North Cascades Highway closed for season

OUTDOOR TRAVEL -- With avalanche risk growing over the weekend, the North Cascades Highway portion of State Route 20 west of Mazama, Washington, was closed today for the winter season. The highway over Washington Pass and into North Cascades National Park had been temporarily closed…

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