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Pandemic Pivot: Events-based nonprofit shifts focus to outdoor recreation and nature...

Story and photos by Ian Haupt If you sign up for one of Recreation Northwest’s Nature Immersion courses at Fairhaven Park, at some point, while...

Cosmic Dirt: New local clothing brand strives for outdoor inclusivity

By Elizabeth Kimberly Here in Bellingham, many of us seek the flow state. You know it: That sensation where you’re fully immersed in the moment,...

Nooksack River adjudication is ‘likely,’ department of ecology to sort out...

By Nolan Baker A half-million-dollar budget for review and court ruling of water rights along the Nooksack River basin is likely to be approved by...

What to expect in a backcountry rescue

Story and photos by Jason D. Martin, American Alpine Institute executive director You’re sliding down a pristine snow slope, miles from the trailhead. That’s when it...

Newsroom, spring 2021

By Conor Wilson Peninsula Adventure – Gravel Unravel  After canceling its Gravel Unravel race last June due to the pandemic, Peninsula Adventure Sports will return to...

WA360: You don’t have to be nuts, but it would sure...

Story by Pat Grubb What do you do if you’ve been holding the longest race in North America since 2015, one that won’t let you...

Stretch like a lion

Sitting stretches to do throughout the day Story and photos by Luca Williams But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee. Job 12:7 In the...

Chasing waves on the Olympic Peninsula

Story and photos by Ian Ferguson It was 5:30 in the morning in the dead of winter – I was in my car in the...

Glacier eats

Restaurants in Glacier have adapted to pandemic-life Whether it’s adding easy ordering and take-out options, reduced capacity inside dining, covered and heated outside spaces, the...

Good food in the foothills

Story by Andrew Grubb Those of us who live in the steep valleys of the North Cascades are aware of the difficulties of short days,...