Travel & Outdoors

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Celebrate the holidays with the sound of a thousand motorcycles or a big old wreath.

12/02/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Contest

Passports with Purpose Offers Prizes and Good Karma

There’s great loot in the annual travel-blogger contest.

11/30/2011 By Allison Williams

Profile

Ski Movie Mogul Warren Miller Refuses to Go Downhill

Warren Miller inspired legions of skiers with his goofy, self-narrated ski-bum films. After the sale of his company—and a lawsuit—Miller agreed to never appear in, narrate, or direct another ski film. But now, nearing 90, he refuses to go down

11/23/2011 By Neal Thompson

Get Out

Where to Ice Skate This Winter

Lace up at rinks around Puget Sound.

11/22/2011 By Allie Oosta

Day Trip

IslandWood on Bainbridge Hosts Hiking Day

An island outdoor school opens up over Thanksgiving weekend.

11/21/2011 By Allie Oosta

Feature

The Most Treacherous Terrain

When some buddies from UW slipped into the Cascades for backcountry snowboarding, they entered some of the most treacherous terrain in the Northwest. Not even a seasoned avalanche expert could predict what they found.

11/21/2011 By David Laskin

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Run for pie or watch an equestrian ballet.

11/18/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Holiday Travel

Amtrak Adds Trains for Thanksgiving

Here are five reasons to ride the rails.

11/18/2011 By Allison Williams

Get Out

Crystal and Whistler Ski Areas Open Friday (Probably)

Are you ready for powder season?

11/15/2011 By Allison Williams

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Try three tasty day trips, then clean up with some soap making.

11/11/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Air Travel

Vancouver Airport Dweller Goes Home

Eighty days is one heck of a layover.

11/10/2011 By Allison Williams

Travel Books

Washington’s Old Paperwork Gets a Book

Your coffee table could use some history.

11/09/2011 By Allison Williams

Air Travel

Sea-Tac Is the Most On-Time Airport

We’re number one! We’re number one!

11/07/2011 By Allison Williams

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Don’t slow down now; there are races to run and glass pumpkins to not break.

11/04/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Contest

Take a Whistler Sabbatical

What would you do with free rein at Canada’s mega mountain?

11/03/2011 By Allison Williams

Weekend Plan

Mount Rainier Wine Festival is Almost Paradise

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

11/01/2011 By Allison Williams

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Head to a haunted theme park, a ghost convention, or a scary-big antique show.

10/28/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh