The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi54° Rain then Mostly Cloudy

Tonight

Lo38° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi55° Mostly Sunny then Mostly Sunny and Breezy

Thursday Night

Lo35° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi57° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi58° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi57° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo35° Mostly Cloudy

Some who die on Mt. Rainier never found

Send to Kindle
Print This

OLYMPIA — It may be weeks or months — if ever — before rescuers can get on the ground to search for six climbers who likely plummeted to their deaths high on snow-capped Mount Rainier in Washington state.

Park rangers and rescuers often are able to retrieve bodies within days of an accident, but sometimes it takes much longer, until conditions have improved and snow has melted on parts of the mountain.

Occasionally victims are never found, as in the…

View my options or Sign in