$225,000 Raised for Mount Washington Observatory in 2013 Seek the Peak Hiking Fundraiser

Mount Washington Observatory’s biggest fundraiser Seek the Peak raised $225,000 this year. According to their website:

Sponsored by Eastern Mountain Sports, Subaru and Vasque, Seek the Peak is Mount Washington Observatory’s largest fundraiser. Since the event was founded in 2001, Seek the Peak has raised more than $1.3 million for the nonprofit institution, helping it maintain its famous weather station on the summit of Mount Washington and continue its important work collecting weather data, performing research, and educating the public about the science of climate and weather – See more at: http://www.seekthepeak.org/#sthash.Hb0B48ut.dpuf

*Photos from 2013 event

Seek the Peak :: The Nation's Premier Hiking Event.

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Ski Benefit on the Historic Glade Ski Trail from Timberline to Government Camp

The Mount Hood Cultural Center and Museum is sponsoring a fundraiser on the historic Glade Ski Trail which is open for one day on March 9. The trail which goes from Timberline to Government was the old way to ski Mount Hood before the era of ski lifts.

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