The ascent begins beyond a chain-link fence and a door that is locked between sunset and sunrise. Signs call attention to its menace, warning the unwary that a misstep could cost them their lives. Still, hundreds of people daily find the Grouse Grind irresistible.By Chris Wood5 min
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