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Evergreen Mountain Lookout

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails.   Evergreen Mountain Lookout Stevens Pass HWY 2   Climb a peak to a fire lookout with wrap around views all under 3 miles and 1,500 vertical feet makes this a reasonable kid-friendly summit to bag.  Filmed by Meghan and Kiersten Schaeffer 10 years old. […]

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Family-Friendly Trail of the Week

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails. A Year of Best of the NW Family-Friendly Trails Want to be more active in 2016?  We make it easy with a Western Washington recommended trail a week. The full list (one revealed each week on twitter and in this blog post) 52 descriptive trail […]

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Twin Falls

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails. Issaquah I90 Corridor Hiking Twin Falls with Twins Two Times from Two Trailheads. Accessible from the Twin Falls Natural Area or the John Wayne Ironhorse trail from the Ollalie State Park. The Twin falls trail follows along the South Fork of the Snoqualmie River to […]

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Green Mountain North Cascades

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails.   Green Mountain Darrington National Forest HWY 530 Fall colors unfold across the open upper flanks of Green Mountain. With spectacular views of Glacier Peak and the North Cascades gives this trail it’s place on IRA Spring’s 100 classic hikes of Washington. Come across the […]

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Boulder River Trail

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails.   Boulder River Trail Darrington National Forest HWY 530   Minimal Elevation gain through old growth forest to a serene waterfalls makes the Boulder River Trail a popular family-friendly hike year round. West of Darrington the Boulder River Trail meanders above the Boulder River through […]

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Wallace Falls

Western Washington, hiking, climbing, Best of the NW year-round trails. Wallace Falls State Park Stevens Pass Corridor Highway 2   Visible from Goldbar on Highway 2 Wallace Falls State Park is well equipped for day hiking adventures for the whole family. Find heated bathrooms with running water at the trailhead where there is also a […]

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