Hiking

February Hike of the Month: Cedar Butte Trail

The Cedar Butte trail offers a less crowded experience

We’ve been having an unseasonably warm winter in Seattle, which while frustrating for some skiers, has made for some great…

Hilary Meyerson

January Hike of the Month: Gold Creek Pond

Time to break out the snowshoes

It’s January, so we should stay inside and dream of springtime hikes, right? Wrong. It’s a perfect time for snowshoeing,…

Hilary Meyerson

14 Best Hiking Trails Within 100 Miles of Seattle

From the best mountain trail to the top hike with your pup, find your bliss on one of these outdoor routes

WALK HERE: The restored, historic fire lookout at the top of Mount Pilchuck is impossibly nestled in the summit’s craggy peak

Kristen Russell

The 10 Essentials, Upgraded: The Top Tools for Your Next Pacific Northwest Wilderness Trek

Hit the trail with these upgrades on the “10 Essentials”

This article appears in print in the June 2018 issue, as part of the “85 Best Outdoor Adventures” cover story. Click here to…

Hilary Meyerson

Hit the Trail: What I Learned From Hiking Once a Week

Sometimes the well-worn road is exactly what you need

This article appears in print in the June 2018 issue, as part of the “85 Best Outdoor Adventures” cover story. Click here to…

Hilary Meyerson

The Best Day Hike Near Seattle

A hike to Lake Serene brings hard-earned rewards

PICTURE YOURSELF HERE: It’s a tough hike to Lake Serene, but endless photo ops like this make it worth it

Roddy Scheer

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