Cascade Range

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Cas·cade Range

(kăs-kād′)
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)

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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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clockwise from top left: Cowboy Dinner for Sun Mountain Lodge guests; outdoor cooking at Sun Mountain; saddled up at Sun Mountain Lodge: rest stop on the Heather-Maple Pass Loop; Sun Mountain Lodge stables; the Cascade Loop curves beneath Liberty Bell.
Current Regional Exhibitors signed on for the 2014 conference include Washington's Cascade Loop Scenic Highway Association; Long Beach Peninsula Visitors Bureau; Mount Vernon-Skagit Valley Washington; Tourism Walla Walla WA; Yakima Valley WA Visitors & Convention Bureau; Whidbey-Camano Island WA Tourism; Visit Rainier; San Juan Islands WA Visitors Bureau; Ketchikan Alaska Visitors Bureau; and Glacier Country Montana.
Washington Washington State Tourism, in partnership with Northwest Heritage Resources and The Cascade Loop Association, has released of the Cascade Loop Heritage Tour -- South Guide, a project partially funded by a grant from the Washington State Tourism Commission.
April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington State Tourism, in partnership with Northwest Heritage Resources and The Cascade Loop Association, announced the release of the Cascade Loop Heritage Tour - South Guide, a project partially funded by a grant from the Washington State Tourism Commission.
The store will be located just "53 miles north of Wenatchee" on Highway 97, and is on the Cascade Loop Trail as well as the Okanogan Trails Scenic Byway map, he said.