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Fly fishing the Skagit River

With a two-handed Spey rod in the boat, clear blue skies and no deadlines overhead, we set out to float the scenic Skagit River in search of bull trout and whatever else might bite.

Extreme sea kayaking

Epic adventures often seem a bit mythical, particularly in the telling. Still, what could be more epic than cruising by (or through) a timeless ocean-going nightmare?

North Shore Rescue

It was about a week before Christmas 2012 and snowing heavily in the North Shore mountains when snowboarder Sebastian Boucher went missing in Cypress Provincial Park.

Fall 2014 Gear Guide

Gear up for fall adventures.

Cascade Loop Drive


Climbing on glaciers

Ice climbing on glaciers is a popular fall sport in the Northwest.

Bellingham Beer Week

Bellingham Beer Week, 2014

North Country Wines

Fine wines from east of the Cascades in Oregon and Washington have put the Northwest on the map as a favored grape growing region.

Wolves in Washington

In 2008, I watched three wolves kill a bull elk in Yellowstone National Park.

Pedaling the coast

It’s mid-October, late evening, and the autumn rain has begun.