Do you enjoy taking the Mountain Loop Highway? Last week, Snohomish County Public Works and the U.S. Forest Service reopened the final 12-mile unpaved section of the highway from Barlow Pass to the Bedal Campground. Since the winter season, crews from both agencies worked to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fina Kiefer said there was a moment where she thought she "wasn't going to make it." The 55-year-old hiker had been alone on an Alaska mountain for days after being chased off a trail by bears. She could see helicopters overhead looking... Read More.
From the same people who bring you the Monsters of Rock Cruise comes the Monsters on the Mountain festival, a three-day hard-rock extravaganza that will take place this October 15-17 at the at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Set in the beautiful Great... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Memorial Day hike ended in tragedy when a man lost his balance and plummeted 500 feet to his death off the summit ridge of a mountain and a woman who tried to grab him as he was falling was severely... Read More.
(TEXAS) -- Larry McMurtry, who wrote the Pulitzer-winning Western novel Lonesome Dove and adapted Anne Proulx's groundbreaking same-sex cowboy romance Brokeback Mountain for the big screen, has died. The Hollywood Reporter notes the prolific author was 84. Lonesome Dove became a miniseries that earned 18 Emmy nominations and... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO AND JEFFERY COOK, ABC NEWS (DENVER) — Utah officials have issued a rare extreme avalanche danger warning for the Salt Lake region following significant snowfall. On Wednesday morning, the Utah Avalanche Center advised people to avoid all avalanche terrain in the... Read More.
BY: MARK OSBORNE AND MATTHEW FUHRMAN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A skier has died after being found upside down in several feet of snow at Mammoth Mountain ski resort in California. The man was found by guests of the resort buried head first... Read More.
As Hanukkah continued over the weekend, so did Dave Grohl and Greg Kurstin's Hanukkah Sessions song series. After celebrating the first night of the Jewish holiday last Thursday with a spirited cover of Beastie Boys' "Sabotage," the Foo Fighters frontman and the producer... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(LIPAN, Texas) -- Officials in Texas are now unsure about whether a mountain lion is responsible for the death of a 28-year-old man.Deputies from the Hood County Sheriff's Office began searching for Lipan resident... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A 28-year-old Texas man has died after he was attacked by a mountain lion, according to authorities.Deputies from the Hood County Sheriff's Office began searching for Lipan resident Christopher Allen Whiteley... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The hiker rescued after going missing during a mountain hike praised the team of doctors who revived him after his heart stopped for nearly 45 minutes.Michael Knapinski, 45, told ABC New's... Read More.