North Cascades National Park
House Passes Legislation That Could Lead the National Park Service to Rebuild Road at North Cascades National Park
House Natural Resources Committee OK's Legislation For Upper Stehekin Road in North Cascades National Park
Should Congress Direct the National Park Service to Rebuild the Upper Stehekin Valley Road in North Cascades National Park?
There are some roads in the National Park System that just shouldn't be maintained. The "road to nowhere" in Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one. The current path of the Carbon River Road in Mount Rainier National Park is another. But what about the Upper Stehekin Valley Road in North Cascades National Park? At least one congressman believes wilderness boundaries should be bent to reroute this deadend route.
A climbing accident at North Cascades has claimed the life of internationally renowned climber Craig Luebben.