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Outdoors

The Outdoors section offers news, ideas and information that will help you make the most of the Pacific Northwest's abundant outdoors offerings.


Early-season hikes near Mount Baker? Try lovely Baker Lake

Hikes at this time of year can be tricky: Higher elevations are likely still buried in snow. Fallen trees or rocks may block passage. But here’s an easy hike with smashing views of an iconic North Cascades mountain.

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