Popular Mt. Baker access route closed off

GLACIER — Without funding there’s no way of telling when the now-closed Glacier Creek Road — the only access to Heliotrope Ridge and the main Mt. Baker climbing route — can get repaired and reopened, said Jim Mitchell, Mt. Baker-Snoqaulmie National Forest roads manager. A portion of the paved road, also known as Forest Service…

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