Treks to Harmony Lake on Whistler Mountain, zip-lining above Fitzsimmons Creek, rides on Peak 2 Peak Gondola, tackling the trails at Whistler Mountain Bike Park: Proof there are more things to see and do in Whistler in summer than in winter.
Lia Steakley Dicker
Trails for Ape Canyon, Lewis River, and Norway Pass.
Courtney Nash, Judy Naegeli, Erin Reading, and Kasey Cordell
Hayley Poole and Craig Romano
Trails for Cascade Pass/Sahale Arm, Hidden Lake Peak, Hannegan Pass, Cutthroat Pass, and Sun Mountain.
Trails for Shi Shi Beach, Ozette Triangle, Grand Valley, and Bogachiel Peak.
Trails for Spray Park, Kendall Katwalk, Lake Serene and Bridal Veil Falls, Skyscraper
Mountain, Carne Mountain, Spider Meadow, Denny Creek, and Talapus and Olallie Lakes.
Lucky us: We live near some of the best hiking and mountain biking trails in the Pacific Northwest. Want to break a sweat? Take a stroll before lunch? There’s a trail for that.
Seattle’s nice, but a road trip in the springtime is even sweeter. Here, five excuses to load the trunk, get behind the wheel, and put rubber to asphalt.
James Ross Gardner, David Laskin, Jessica Voelker, Lia Steakley Dicker, and Christopher Werner
Our state's greatest spots to splash, paddle, hike, and hunt for treasure in the sand.
Kathryn Robinson and Laura Cassidy
Great outdoor summer adventures in the water, on the ground, and high in the sky.