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August, 2014

10 Best Oregon Craft Beers

August 30, 2014

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Compiling a short list of the best beers from Oregon is a nearly impossible task.

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Fresh Hop Festivals

August 28, 2014

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The nation’s entire annual hop crop comes from the Pacific Northwest.

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It’s Oktoberfest Time!

August 26, 2014

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Bring on the lederhosen, dirndls, oom-pah music and beer!

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Enter to WIN an REI giftcard from Washington State Parks

August 20, 2014

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Enter for a chance to WIN an annual Discover Pass and a $250 REI giftcard from Washington State Parks & Recreation Commission by answering 10 quick questions at www.parks.wa.gov/ONSG

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Beer Sales to Benefit Eastern Washington Fire Victims

August 19, 2014

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Icicle Brewing Company of Leavenworth, Wash., and Iron Horse Brewery of Ellensburg, Wash., are kicking off a fundraising effort

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Free Day in Washington State Parks Aug. 25

August 19, 2014

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Visitors to day-use areas in Washington State Parks can visit without a Discover Pass on Aug. 25

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Portland Bike Commute Challenge

August 19, 2014

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Registration is open for the annual Bike Commute Challenge in Portland, Ore.

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Editor’s Note: Why Hike?

August 19, 2014

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What is it about hiking that you like so much?

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Profile: Green Trails Maps

August 18, 2014

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Do you like maps? Who doesn’t? If you’re like me, you probably have a few Green Trails maps . . .

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NW Trails: Backpacking Olympic National Park’s Wild Wildcatter Coast

August 16, 2014

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Large wild stretches of coastline in the Lower 48 are about as common as phone booths.

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Five Yoga Poses For Hikers

August 14, 2014

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Hikers often forget how much balance is required to safely and effectively hike and to avoid injury

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New Summer Gear for Happy Camping

August 12, 2014

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Lace up your trail shoes, and pack your bags. It’s time to check out what’s hot in summer outdoor gear

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5 Summer Activities that Connect Children with Nature

August 11, 2014

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Summer is the perfect time to teach children about their natural surroundings and connect them with nature.

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Attract Summer Birds to Your Backyard

August 11, 2014

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This summer, Seattle residents will have noticed many migrating birds, including the Black-headed Grosbeak . . .

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Outdoor Industry’s New Gear Tweets Aug. 7-8

August 6, 2014

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OutdoorsNW Publisher Carolyn Price is at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market through Aug. 8

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Everett Craft Beer Festival Aug. 16

August 5, 2014

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The third annual Everett Craft Beer Festival is on its way Aug. 16

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Washington State Boater Safety Cards Mandated for Ages 12-59

August 5, 2014

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Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is urging boating enthusiasts to be safe . . .

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The San Francisco Marathon: Golden Gate Challenge V

August 5, 2014

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The San Francisco Marathon weekend was absolutely remarkable, well-attended and inspiring.

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Meet the OutdoorsNW Health Nut

August 5, 2014

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Kelly Turner is the Health and Fitness writer for OutdoorsNW . . .

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Win Prizes from OutdoorsNW!

August 4, 2014

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Take our Reader Survey for a chance to WIN PRIZES from OutdoorsNW!

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Sports Medicine: Hip Hip Hooray! Increasing Hip Strength

August 4, 2014

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Hip strength is something you shouldn’t take for granted.

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Three Guys and a Stroller

August 1, 2014

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Maybe this kooky running-as-a-vacation thing has a future after all.

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