The Seattle Times reports feds are considering raising the entrance fees at Rainier and in the Olympics from $10 to $15.
In addition Gifford-Pinchot National Forest is soliciting private operations to fund the visitor centers at Mount St. Helens. Ideas being floated include helicopter tours, overnight RV camping, boat rentals.
The article notes that Scott Silver has been warning about this for years on his website wildwilderness.org
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