Chinook Pass Blog

Chinook Pass and Cayuse Pass open

Chinook Pass and Cayuse Pass open Here’s the latest information about Chinook Pass: Despite this week’s spring storms, Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews opene Chinook Pass on State Route 410 and Cayuse...

3 Great Places to Eat in Packwood

If you’re headed to Mount Rainier National Park to or from Chinook Pass, there’s a good chance you’ll come across the sleepy town of Packwood, named for William Packwood, an explorer of the Pacific...

Mild winter comes to pass on Chinook

What little snow remains atop State Route 410 near Chinook Pass is mostly slush melting in the afternoon sunshine. But while crews are on track for the earliest ever reopening of the pass next...