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Park open, but road closed beyond the Nisqually entrance

Post by Jeff Mayor / The News Tribune on Jan. 20, 2012 at 8:45 am |
January 20, 2012 8:45 am

Mount Rainier National Park is open, but the main road is closed beyond the Nisqually entrance.

Making matters worse, sections of state Route 7 and the Alder Lake cutoff are closed because of downed trees and power lines, according to a park employee’s Facebook page.

Of course, that’s assuming you can get out of your neighborhood. My street is still an ice- and snow-covered rutted mess. The only place I needed 4-wheel drive on my commute to work this morning.

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