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January, 2014

Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics: NW athlete update!

January 31, 2014

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Eight athletes from the Northwest have been selected to join the U.S. Olympic team for the XXII Olympic Winter Games

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Slime Run 5k: Get Slimed in Seattle April 5

January 31, 2014

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Are you ready to get slimed? Ready or not, the Slime Run 5k makes its Washington debut on April 5 at Remlinger Farms in Carnation

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Features , Field Notes , Running , The OutdoorsNW Blog

Buzz: Outdoors News Briefs for Winter 2014

January 31, 2014

Juvenile Western Sandpipers from the coast of Alaska above the Arctic Circle rest at high tide on the Blaine Marina rock breakwater in Drayton Harbor, Blaine, Wash. Photo by Eric Ellingson

Stomp out Breast Cancer with Tubbs Feb. 8, Birders Flock to 12th Annual WOW Birding Festival, Bodyweight Strength Training Anatomy

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Field Notes , The OutdoorsNW Blog

Tales from the Lift Line IV: Vittels

January 30, 2014

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I could have made a New Year’s resolution that we’d become the family that packs cut-up fruit, artisanal sandwiches on home-baked bread…

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Tales from the Lift Line III: The Poles You Save May Be Your Own

January 23, 2014

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The ski instructor, his yellow jacket bright against the icy slope, waved his arms at me. I was at the top of the run

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Outdoor Industry’s New Gear Tweets

January 22, 2014

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OutdoorsNW is sending staffers to two outdoor industry trade shows in the next couple of weeks! Tune in for our tweets during the shows

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Bellevue Marmot Mountain Works Closing March 2

January 22, 2014

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Marmot Mountain Works in Bellevue, Wash., is going out of business.

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Features , Field Notes , Hiking , The OutdoorsNW Blog

Tales from the Lift Line II: Dorothy and Oz

January 16, 2014

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At the end of The Wizard of Oz there’s the famous scene in which Dorothy awakens to see her friends and family surrounding her . . .

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SNOW Guide Editor’s Report

January 16, 2014

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Close your eyes and imagine the best snow day of your life. Maybe you were hucking cliffs with friends, snow-tubing with family or . . .

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Editor's Notes , Features , Snowsports

OutdoorsNW interviews Andy Goggins from Mt. Bachelor at SkiDazzle!

January 15, 2014

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Diane Rudholm of OutdoorsNW interviews Andy Goggins from Mt. Bachelor
at the 2013 Ski Dazzle – Seattle Ski & Snowboard Show

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OutdoorsNW SNOW Guide Resources List

January 15, 2014

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Web links for Resort Resources, Nordic Resources, Northwest Weather/Road Reports and National Resources

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Resorts offering both Downhill and Cross Country Skiing

January 14, 2014

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These resorts offer maintained, organized cross country trails or Nordic centers, and world-class downhill facilities…

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Ski Area Profiles: Mission Ridge

January 13, 2014

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Located just a short drive from Wenatchee, Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort is an easy trip from Seattle

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Tales from the Lift Line I: Waiting for Winter

January 10, 2014

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Welcome to the second annual installment of our ski blog series, Tales from the Lift Line.

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Free Snowshoe Tours on Winter Trails Day UPDATE!

January 7, 2014

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SnowSports Industries America (SIA) has a fun lineup of guided snow tours and educational clinics coming up

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Stomp out Breast Cancer with Tubbs Feb. 8

January 7, 2014

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The 2014 Tubb’s Romp to Stomp snowshoeing event to benefit the Susan G. Koman Breast Cancer Foundation is just around the corner.

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March 2014 PDX Bicycle Show Cancelled

January 7, 2014

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Pedal Nation Events announces the PDX Bicycle Show, previously scheduled to take place March 22-24

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Leisure Games Benefit Feb. 15

January 7, 2014

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Icicle Brewing Company hosts its annual Leisure Games to benefit the Ski Hill Memorial Project and the Cascade Education Foundation

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Features , Field Notes , Snowsports

OutdoorsNW interviews Anna Cole from Jackson Hole at SkiDazzle!

January 7, 2014

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Find out what’s new at Jackson Hole, Wyo. in this exclusive interview with Anna Cole at the 2013 Ski Dazzle Ski & Snowboard Show

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Northwest Avalanche Center: Be avalanche savvy!

January 4, 2014

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Check out the Northwest Avalanche Center (NWAC) Web site for information on avalanche safety

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Snowshoeing on the Rise

January 3, 2014

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I looked up from my cup of coffee, glanced out the window at the sunshine and declared it a snowshoeing day. . .

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Win a Red Wine Road Trip!

January 1, 2014

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Fall in love with this wine region by focusing on the red wine varieties you know you enjoy.

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