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Stehekin still digging out from September mudslide

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STEHEKIN — More than a month after a massive mudslide made its way down Imus Creek in Stehekin, the National Park Service is still cleaning up the mess.

And although October’s unseasonably warm weather may help extend the work season this fall, the cleanup isn’t likely to conclude until sometime next spring, said Park Service spokesman Ken Hires.

Hires said an estimated 30,000 cubic yards of rocks, mud and debris slid down the creek and into the Stehekin Landing area.

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