Snowshoeing while snow is falling is every bit as fun as hiking in the rain is not.
The outdoors can focus our minds at any time of year, and it seems especially effective on a day when our thoughts turn to goals...
Every coastal cutthroat is a wild fish from a native species that has lived in Pacific Northwest waters for eons.
Access to Olympic Hot Springs has reopened, and you can look for autumn beauty at Hurricane Ridge and the Quinault Valley.
The city’s increased wealth equals more ticket holders, but the higher cost of living puts the squeeze on musicians.
The national forest between Mount Adams and Mount St. Helens is berry-picking heaven. This year all pickers must have a permit.
While flowers on other mountains nestle against a verdant green backdrop, those on St. Helens often sprout from dead-looking gray soil made up of pumice...
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...
Find scenic rural highways and undiscovered campgrounds, pack light and enjoy the open world around you.
Enjoy quiet time with waterfalls and snow-free trails at lower elevations.