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Experiencing Canada’s Mount Baker on the Wapta Traverse

Story and photos By Jason Griffith When we reached our destination we’d been on the go since before first light, trying to beat the forecasted...

Artist Point to open early May

Artist Point will open early this year thanks to the efforts of WSDOT and a low-snow winter.

Artist Point Open

Artist Point now open The Washington State Department of Transportation has done it again! For the second straight year, crews have cleared the Mt. Baker...

Introducing the Rock Trail

Introducing the Rock Trail I first encountered the Rock Trail when a mountain biker pointed it out to me while I was covering the Chuckanut...

Celebrate the future Lake Whatcom Park

Celebrate the future Lake Whatcom Park Ever since Whatcom County Council made the decision to purchase 8,884 acres of land surrounding Lake Whatcom last March,...

Huntoon Point snowshoe, 12/19/13

Huntoon Point snowshoe Wednesday, December 19, 2013 Courtesy of Mount Baker Club An even dozen gathered at Maple Falls to decide where to go today.  There was...

Table Mountain: 10/6/2013

Route: We parked at Heather Meadows and skinned up the road to Artist Point. From there we headed west to a slope on the northeast...

Diedre, Squamish 9/8/13

Diedre is a classic 5.8 on the apron of the Chief. Six pitches of easy/moderate slab, with a 100m layback crack thrown in make it a popular introduction to multipitch trad climbs in Squamish...

Spearhead Traverse

A classic multi-day traverse in the Whistler Backcountry. The Blackcomb chairlift from the Whistler Resort gets you up to elevation - you can buy...

Mt. Shuksan via Sulphide Glacier

This route is the easiest way to the summit of 9,131-foot Mt. Shuksan. The trail starts on the Shannon Ridge trail, which follows a creek...