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Family backpacking trip along Chelan Lakeshore Trail to remote town of...

Story and photos by Jason Griffith Trail stats Distance: 17 miles, one way Elevation gain: 4,000 feet Max elevation: 1,700 feet Best: Spring or fall, summers are quite hot The...

In their words: The Nepal Earthquake

Two local women tell their story of living through one of Nepal’s greatest tragedies Jeannie DeBari and Doreen Richmond were nearing the end of the...

The War Against Nature Deficit Disorder

The War Against Nature Deficit Disorder Mt. Baker Ski Area co-owner Gwyn Howat Interviewed by Tara Nelson Gwyn Howat said the newest thing at Mt. Baker isn’t...

Langara Island

Canada's salmon fishing mecca By Matt Gruchey Summertime on the British Columbia coast is an exciting time for sport fishers. Massive agglomerations of all five Pacific...

Homemade Powsurfing: Equal parts exhilaration and terror

By Nick Belcaster Stepping on the board for the first time felt uncertain and foreign. With little sidecut, let alone edges, and foam deck padding...

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...

Video of the Week: “Dundee” trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-WGW28NFEA0 Bellingham-based photographer Freya Fennwood produced this trailer for a truly inspiring quest to climb a new route in Squamish. Croc and roll!

Avalanche Forecast Refresher: Brush-up and stay safe in the backcountry

By Jason D. Martin | Images courtesy of the Northwest Avalanche Center It snowed on Wednesday. On Thursday, it rained. Today it was sunny. Tomorrow,...

Summer gear guide, 2021

Specialized Turbo Creo SL Comp E5 $6,000 You’ll be eating up the miles on this extremely light-weight e-road bike from Specialized. The internal battery gives you...

Divine Divergence

Hiking the Nooksack Cirque and Yellow Aster Butte trails