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Urban Adventures for Little Explorers

February 14, 2017

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Five excursions to explore urban terrain with kids

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NW Trails: Long Beach Peninsula’s Discovery Trail

December 30, 2016

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Honoring Lt. William Clark’s Historic Hike

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Editor’s Note: May Wishes Come True

December 14, 2016

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What are your wishes for 2017?

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The 2016 OutdoorsNW Autumn “Running Edition” is now online!

September 2, 2016

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Our newest digital edition is now just a click away!

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Exploring the 85-mile Olympic Discovery Trail

August 30, 2016

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The Olympic Discovery Trail is quickly captivating the wanderlust spirit of the Pacific Northwest.

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Ultrapedestrian Treks

January 13, 2016

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Ras and Kathy Vaughn are the “Ultra” couple to practice untraditional adventure.

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What’s so great about the Columbia River Gorge?

July 15, 2015

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The Gorge is a playground for outdoor-oriented travelers

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Six Canine Trail Etiquette Tips

July 8, 2015

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Here are some etiquette tips to making sure everyone on the trail is happy

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Pet Friendly Resources

July 8, 2015

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These websites will answer your questions and more!

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The Best Gear and Food for Outdoor Doggies

July 8, 2015

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Kanine gear and food reviews by OutdoorsNW staff

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Beers Made By Walking

June 4, 2015

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Combining the creativity of nature with the art of craft brewing

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Romp to Stomp out Breast Cancer Feb. 7

January 7, 2015

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Attend the 2015 Tubbs Romp to Stomp out Breast Cancer event on Feb. 7 at Stevens Pass Nordic Center, and you’ll help a great cause.

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2015 Rails-to-Trails Calendars Now Available!

November 20, 2014

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Support rail trails like Washington’s Snohomish Centennial Trail, Oregon’s Springwater Corridor and dozens of other Northwest favorites

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Bicycling Bliss: Olympic Peninsula’s Discovery Trail

September 27, 2014

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The Peninsula Trails Coalition and dedicated volunteers have been working for decades

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New Minimalist Landscape Sculpture at Earth Sanctuary

September 16, 2014

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Earth Sanctuary, a sculpture garden and nature reserve on Whidbey Island, Wash., has introduced the first . . .

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National Trails Day June 7

May 27, 2014

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Dozens of Northwest organizations will spearhead National Trails Day events on June 7

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Susan G. Koman 3-Day Sept. 20-22

September 17, 2013

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Pink shirts, shoes, tents and flags. There will be plenty of pink on the streets of Seattle as women and men from around the Northwest take part in the Susan G. Koman 3-Day

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Beat Stress: Head Outdoors!

August 7, 2013

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If you’re a runner, you’ve heard the term, “Runner’s high” when you reach that certain endorphin state. Same can be said of spending time outdoors

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Escapes: Recreation in Wenatchee, WA

May 7, 2013

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Outside the back door of Arlberg Sports is the 10-mile Apple Capital Recreational Loop Trail. Down the road in Cashmere lie some of the most epic downhill mountain biking trails in the state.

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Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run/Walk

September 19, 2011

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The Jingle Bell Run/Walk has been a fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation and a holiday tradition in the Pacific Northwest for 27 years.

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Women’s Charity Events

September 9, 2011

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They don whimsical costumes and a sign letting everyone know who they are: Chemosabes. Amy McGraw, a Seattle elementary school teacher said the Chemosabes are her recruits of family and colleagues who participate with her in the annual Susan G. Komen Seattle 3-Day for the Cure walk in Seattle . . .

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Alternative Fitness

April 23, 2011

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Making the decision to be active isn’t the hard part. It’s deciding how to be active that serves up a real challenge. With cities, mountains, volcanoes…

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Sports Nutrition

April 12, 2011

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Sports Nutrition philosophies vary and many include short-cuts, such as meal-replacement foods. While practical, and perhaps cost-effective, nothing replaces good solid nutritional fundamentals when approaching sports performance…

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The Lowdown on Cotton Socks

April 12, 2011

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People often spend plenty of time looking for the perfect shoe. But few take the time to find the perfect sock. That’s too bad, because if you don’t pair the proper sock with your shoe, you’ll increase your risk of blisters…

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