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Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails Receives National Designation!

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Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails earned its official National Water Trail designation in June

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Bicycling Bliss: Olympic Peninsula’s Discovery Trail

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

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The Safer Cyclist: 5 Tips to Keep You Right-Side-Up

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Washington State is fantastically bike-friendly. Even so, I wonder why we aren’t biking more.

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NW Trails: Monumental Hiking in the San Juans

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Westernmost of the San Juan Islands and nearly surrounded by Canadian waters and islands

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New Minimalist Landscape Sculpture at Earth Sanctuary

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

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NW Kids: Family Road Trips that Bring History to Life

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Summer ’tis the season to put aside schoolbooks, but that doesn’t mean the learning can’t continue incognito.

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On the Run: Eco-Friendly Running

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Besides the rubber that wore off your shoes, chances are your last trail run was eco-friendly.

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Health Nut: 8 Tips for Healthy Smoothies at Home

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Smoothies are often graced with a health halo: the undeserved reputation for being a healthy food.

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NW Kids: Top 3 Resorts Ripe for a Fall Getaway

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If summer in the Northwest is a headlong plunge into activity, fun and recreation, autumn is its tantalizing last dip

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Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day Oct. 4

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Gather the kids – along with their mountain bikes and helmets – and get ready for some fun . . .

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