My favorite ways to explore Seattle in November. Old-growth forests to sweeping seashores, learn how to “nature” the gray away.
Autumn leaves, parks and art, my curated list of 25 outdoor things to do to enjoy Fall in Seattle. Includes lots of photos and an interactive map.
My guide to the best things to do in Tacoma’s Point Defiance Park. Includes interactive map, photos and downloadable checklist.
Emerald City in Summer? Much warmer! Pack a picnic and follow this list of the 20 best outdoor things to do in Seattle. Includes interactive map.
The twisting path of an inspiring bonsai museum brings to life a Mother’s Day message of gratitude and one large looming question about legacy.
Photo gallery, map and information to inspire a visit to see the 60 intricate miniature trees at Pacific Bonsai Museum, near Seattle, Washington
Photo gallery, map and information to inspire a visit to the lush forest oasis of the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, near Seattle, WA
Spring is alive across the country and this collaboration of four different writers inspires the optimism of new growth in parks from Detroit to Phoenix.
All you need to know about West Hylebos Wetlands, a suburban Seattle gem and one of the best parks in Federal Way, WA. Includes maps & photos
The best information, maps and day trip itinerary to explore the stunning waterfalls on the Trail of Ten Falls in Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park.
To truly see Olympic National Park, one or two days may not be enough. But don’t fret! This Olympic National Park itinerary will deliver the best of Olympic National Park in three days. Don’t miss the highlights by following this detailed guide (written by a local!), starting in Seattle before exploring the ultimate playground: the Olympic Peninsula.
Learn how to sweep away on a magic green carpet of forest moss in this photo essay about Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island, Washington.