Best Places To View Wildlife Near SeattleWashington is a biodiverse state with nine distinct ecoregions, thousands of animal species, and an abundance of sites to view wildlife. From Mount Saint Helens to Mount Rainier and from Lime Kiln Point to Deception Pass, these are the best places to view wildlife near Seattle.
Best Family-Friendly Bike Trails In SeattleWhether you're a seasoned cyclist or you've just taken off your training wheels, trails abound in the emerald city. From the Burke-Gilman Trail to the Arboretum and from Magnuson to Myrtle Edwards, there's a family-friendly trail for every cyclist.
Hiker On Mt. Rainier Died Of HypothermiaA 70-year-old hiker who died of hypothermia in rugged terrain in Mount Rainier National Park over the weekend was experienced, prepared and knew the mountain well after having written dozens of stories about treks through the area.
Friends: Mt. Rainier Hiker's Death An Accident The hiker whose body was found in Mount Rainier National Park over the weekend was experienced, prepared and knew the mountain well after having written dozens of stories about treks through the area.
Feds Green Light Mount Rainier Upgrades The National Parks Service has approved long-awaited upgrades to Mount Rainier's Camp Muir — one of the main stops for the thousands people who climb the mountain.
Rescuers Find Two Mt. Rainier SnowboardersThe search has resumed for two snowboarders stranded in heavy snow on Mount Rainier; six five-member teams went out Tuesday morning.
Memorial Service for Fallen Mount Rainier Ranger
Guide to Most Unique Hotels in WA Want to get away for a unique hotel experience? How about a lighthouse, a cavern, a treehouse or a castle? Washington is filled with beautiful history and unique hotel destinations that are only a float plane, ferry or car ride away.
Snowshoer Missing on Mount Rainier Since Saturday About 60 rangers and volunteers went out in snowstorm on Mount Rainier Monday, searching for a man missing since Saturday when he slid down a slope and became separated from his snowshoeing party.
Mt. Rainier Ranger Shot to Death, Gunman Found, Dead UPDATE: An armed Iraq War veteran suspected of killing a Mount Rainier National Park ranger managed to evade snowshoe-wearing SWAT teams and dogs on his trail for nearly a day. He couldn't, however, escape the cold and has been discovered dead by authorities.
Guide to WA Winter Festivals January in Washington means celebrating winter snow, nature and our beautiful mountains. Grab your coat and your family and enjoy!