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Cas·cade Range

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A mountain chain of western Canada and the United States extending about 1,100 km (700 mi) south from British Columbia through western Washington and Oregon to northern California, where it joins the Sierra Nevada. Mount Rainier, 4,392 m (14,411 ft), is the highest peak and one of many snow-capped volcanic cones in the range.

Cascade Range

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(Placename) a chain of mountains in the US and Canada: a continuation of the Sierra Nevada range from N California through Oregon and Washington to British Columbia. Highest peak: Mount Rainier, 4392 m (14 408 ft)

Cascade′ Range′


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a mountain range extending from N California to W Canada. Highest peak, Mt. Rainier, 14,408 ft. (4322 m).
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Noun1.Cascade Range - a mountain range in the northwestern United States extending through Washington and Oregon and northern CaliforniaCascade Range - a mountain range in the northwestern United States extending through Washington and Oregon and northern California; a part of the Coast Range
Northwest, northwestern United States - the northwestern region of the United States
Mount Saint Helens, Mount St. Helens, Mt. St. Helens - an active volcano in the Cascade Range in southwestern Washington; erupted violently in 1980 after 123 years of inactivity
Mount Adams, Adams - a mountain peak in southwestern Washington in the Cascade Range (12,307 feet high)
Coast Mountains, Coast Range - a string of mountain ranges along the Pacific coast of North America from southeastern Alaska to Lower California
Mount Ranier, Mount Tacoma, Mt. Ranier, Ranier - a mountain peak in central Washington; highest peak in the Cascade Range; (14,410 feet high)
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Mount Rainier, the focal point of the park, is a large volcanic peak that rises to 14,410 feet, towering far above any other peak in the North Cascade mountain range.
Located at the base of the Cascade mountain range, it has easy access to parks, hiking and biking trails and a 512-acre waterfront state park.
Delgani will open its new concert season in November with a performance at the United Lutheran Church, where it will showcase new music based on the Cascade mountain range.
Autumn Veatch was on the plane with her step-grandparents Saturday traveling to Montana when it crashed in the state's northern stretch of the Cascade Mountain range, The Seattle Times reported.
Nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range in Washington State, The Historic Mint Restaurant & Alehouse is surrounded by rolling slopes, wide open fields and plenty of outdoor entertainment.
Head out along the Columbia River Gorge, an 80-mile-long canyon carved through the Cascade Mountain Range.
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Just like Sly Stallone's character in the Rambo movies, Barnes used his army survival training to evade capture in the Mount Rainier National Park on the west side of the snow-capped Cascade mountain range in Washington State.
Portland, Oregon is situated close to the Cascade mountain range, Pacific Ocean, and scenic areas in between.
Unless you live on the western side of the Cascade Mountain range in the Pacific Northwest or northern California you may never see, or have the opportunity to hunt Columbia blacktail deer.
He became a water czar, of sorts, and soon was consulting on projects up and down the Cascade Mountain range well into 2008.
and is a producer of premium certified organic fruit from the foothills of the Cascade Mountain range.