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Video of the Week: Do you like clam chowder?

The Traslin brothers just posted footage of a ski/kayak trip they tackled to the Waddington Range and back in 2001. They flew in, skied and climbed for...

Crown Jewel Wilderness: Creating North Cascades National Park

Book excerpt by Lauren Danner North Cascades National Park is unlike any national park that came before it. Its advocates wanted to preserve it as...

Video of the Week: Below the Trees by Port Side Productions

Port Side Productions is a Bellingham-based video production company. Here's its latest video from local trails. https://youtu.be/wf0d330y3lA  

Winter 2019 photo gallery

Orcas Island is an off-season paradise for mountain bikers

Story by Jann Eberharter Photos by Anne Cleary When the Civilian Conservation Corps put in a road to the top of Mt. Constitution in the 1930s,...

Olympians on Galbraith: U.S. National Team training on local trails

Story by Spencer Paxson Photos by Caleb Smith "Lean it harder! Lean it! Now open it up!” I hear the coach shout from above as we...

Gold at the end of the Rainbow

Could mining mean road maintenance at a Highway 542 destination By Nick Belcaster Sitting in an 81-year-old fire lookout tower in the North Cascades, you could...

Hiking Guide: A trio of trails in NCNP

Story and photos by Craig Romano The North Cascades National Park complex contains some of the largest roadless tracts remaining in the lower 48. Stunning...

Paradise Preserved: Easement secures permanent access to Galbraith Mountain

By Oliver Lazenby I. Evolution In the past 30 years, Galbraith Mountain has gone from a little-used patch of forest where dirt bikers twisted throttles through...

MSR Evo snowshoe review

Dependable snowshoes are an easy way to get outside this winter By Chris Gerston, owner of backcountry essentials Keeping active in the winter can be difficult...