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Mountain Adventures

Washington's 6 Signature Mountains Are Waiting

This is how you reach the top of the world.

  • 06/08/2015
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Mountain Adventures

You Climbed Rainier. BFD.

Does anyone still care about the state’s biggest mountain?

  • 06/08/2015
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Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: August 25–31

The National Park Service turns 98 and a chance to chat with renowned concert poster artists: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • 08/25/2014
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Camp Life

Car Camping at Mount Rainier

  • 06/01/2014
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Anniversary

It's 50 Years Since Jim Whittaker Took Everest

Half a century ago, a local boy became the first American on the top of the world.

  • 05/01/2013
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Get Out

Try This Trail: High Hut

Strap on the snowshoes, it's gonna be quite a climb.

  • 02/26/2013
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Slideshow

Rainier Photo Slideshow

The top ten photos from our Capturing Mount Rainier contest. Can you spot the winner?

  • 08/30/2012
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Mountain Time

Mount Rainier Camp Is Getting a Makeover

Halfway up the state's highest mountain, Camp Muir will become a little less industrial.

  • 08/02/2012
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Article

On Not Summiting the Mountain: A Climbing Guide’s Perspective

  • 07/20/2012
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Article

Insider’s Guide to Mount Rainier National Park

Whether you look for the wildflowers on paved trails, climb to the peak, or view from afar, Mount Rainier looms as our most iconic natural landmark.

  • 07/19/2012
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Article

Jim and Lou Whittaker

Whenever we play in the mountains, we owe a debt to Jim and Lou Whittaker. The Seattle twins conquered Mount Rainier and REI, and made mountaineering the Northwest’s signature sport.

  • 07/18/2012
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Weekend Plan

Mount Rainier Wine Festival is Almost Paradise

Celebrate the mountain’s off-season with a tipple.

  • 11/01/2011
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Weekend Plan

Climb Aboard the Beer Train

Lagunitas Brewing Company invites you to chug on a choo-choo with a view of Mount Rainier.

  • 08/09/2011
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Article

35 Northwest Playgrounds

Great outdoor summer adventures in the water, on the ground, and high in the sky.

  • 12/28/2008
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