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Rainy Day Hikes in Washington

  
Want to spy some moss and mushrooms? These six trails are best hikes in the rain.
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SCENIC DRIVE


Road Trip: Skagit Flats and Chuckanut Drive

 

CITY ESCAPE


City Escape: Bellingham

The slow road to Bellingham is paved with homemade cinnamon rolls, fresh oysters, and lots of birds.
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This smallish city has a big reputation for indie vibes, cultural attractions, urban hiking, and kid-friendliness. And you don't even need a car to get there.
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GO FORAGE


Guide to Digging for Razor Clams

 

GET OUTDOORS


Cozy Camping: Reboot Your Campsite for Fall and Winter

The tide sets the table on Northwest coast beaches. Learn how to dig for your own razor clams in Washington and Oregon.
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Autumn is magic season in the Pacific Northwest. Get into the fall camping mood and glamp up your autumn campsite with these seasonal gear picks.
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FALL TRIPS


Four Autumn Weekends

 

CIDER TASTING


Cidery Tour Near Port Townsend

Like fall color, pumpkins, apples and wine? Here are four budget-friendly autumn getaways in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia. READ MORE>

The Port Townsend area is home to three artisan cider houses, and all of them have tasting rooms. Pair a tour with a farmers' market stop to taste all the Quimper Peninsula has to offer. READ MORE>

NW NATURE


Northwest Bookshelf: Exploring Northwest Nature with Kids

  
These books by Northwest authors will help get you and the kids in your life into the great outdoors, connecting with nature. READ MORE>


CAMPING


PRO TIP: Plan Your Summer Camping Now

 

SPRING OUTDOORS


Steamboat Rock State Park

 

OUTDOOR GEAR


How to Choose Your Next Camping Tent

From national parks to state lands, these are the prime Washington state campgrounds that require early reservations, plus where to book last-minute. READ MORE>

In the heart of Washington's Grand Coulee desert country is a hiker's paradise, Steamboat Rock State Park. Make it your basecamp as you explore this region of geologic wonder. READ MORE>

Tips for choosing a great camping tent for your needs, from whether you need a rainfly to picking the best size and shape. READ MORE>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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