Wondering when your favorite ski areas will open for the season? It all depends on the snowpack. Here are tentative opening dates for some of the Seattle area's most popular ski spots.
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Teaching your child any new sport is a labor of love. That's especially true when it comes to cross-country skiing. But a little patience and...
Your socks may be the most important thing you pack. Sound trivial? It's not.
Exploring the Puget Sound region’s unusual Airbnbs, from an island tree house to a Finnish-style spa VIEW
A Hilton in Seattle feels more or less like a Hilton in Texas or a Hilton in New York, but our Airbnbs are a different story....
The Mandarin duck was minding his own business on a pond in New York's Central Park when, with the snap of a few viral pictures,...
Seattle Times reader Nick Harrington captured the sunny morning light in this crisp fall scene.
No time to hit the backcountry? No problem! Put these urban hikes on your weekend agenda.
Investigators identified the hiker as 18-year-old Garrett Canada of Kelso, who was reported missing on Oct. 15.
Having been caught herself by bad weather, Nancy Abell tried to persuade a hiker to turn back. The hiker didn't, but Abell gathered enough information...
Seattle Times reader Billie Bouvier captures a beloved city park from a new angle.