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60 Hikes 60 Miles: Seattle Guidebook Review

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails. 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Seattle Western Washington is a special place with a wealth of scenic hiking opportunities. Welcome to the Best of the Northwest. With sea kayak access to the trailhead at Tillicum Village we hiked the Blake Island loop with co-author Bryce […]

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Alpine Traverses

The Classic Alpine Traverses of Western WA Western Washington, Hiking, Climbing, Best of the NW Year-round trails. Connecting corridors through these less trodden secret passages unlock alpine magic and surefire mountain adventure. Enchantments Traverse The turning of the larch colors signals the peak of the fall hiking season in the Pacific NW. The Enchantments Traverse […]

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Pacific Northwest Cascade Volcanos

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails. We are developing a comprehensive video for all the classic PNW volcanos. We are looking for video and GPS contributors please email info@botnw.com for more info. Pacific Northwest Volcanos □ Mount Rainier – 14,410 □ Mount Adams -12,276 □ Glacier Peak – 11,449 □ Mount Hood – 11,240 □ […]

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Mount Si Trail and Haystack Scramble

THE backyard mountain hike of Western Washington’s urban corridor. Play & Learn  Immensely popular as a summit goal or a repeat training hike for other mountaineering objectives, Mount Si rises precipitously above North Bend beckoning hikers. Obtain a State Parks pass beforehand or purchase at the parking lot kiosk. Be sure to come early or […]

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