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550 acres of forestland secured on Stewart Mountain

In what is to be the first piece of the Stewart Mountain Community Forest, Whatcom Land Trust (WLT) announced in a November 4 news...

Pedestrian bridge to connect Larrabee to Clayton Beach

Washington State Parks is building a new bridge over the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) railroad track this winter at Larrabee State Park to...

Less pain, more gain

Two-time Everest summiteer shares training tips for long, strenuous climbs and other endurance activity By Leif Whittaker Before I learned about proper endurance training and started...

Evolution of backcountry communication

By Jason D. Martin In the old days if there was an accident in the backcountry, the general thinking was that you would send a...

Jeremy Jones: Shralpinism

Review by Meg Olson The Art of Shralpinism: Lessons from the Mountains Jeremy Jones Mountaineers Books In “The Art of Shralpinism: Lessons from the Mounatins,” legendary snowboarder and...

Book reviews

Winter reading materials for around the fireplace and other adventures By Meg Olson A Field Companion for Wandering Written and Compiled by Conner Bouchard-Roberts Winter Texts “Read this book...

Lowland hikes to explore in the winter months

Guide and photos by Tony Moceri With winter upon us, our hiking situation has changed. Snow in the Cascades makes access to many of our...

Snowmobile education company brings avalanche and skills courses to Baker area

By Ian Haupt The Mt. Baker area will have its own snowmobile-specific education outfit this season. Elevated Backcountry offers beginner to advanced-level sled riders avalanche...

Mount Baker Experience magazine and contributors win awards

Mount Baker Experience and its contributors won awards at Washington Newspaper Publishers Association’s Better Newspaper Contest for special section covers and stories. Mount Baker Experience...

Mt. Baker Art Gallery

Local foothills artists now have a permanent space in which to showcase their work. The Mt. Baker Art Gallery, inside of the Mt. Baker...