Outdoors Newsletter


Olympic National Park begins process to develop mountain goat management plan

Driven by concerns for resource protection and public safety.

A mountain goat in Olympic National Park faces a photographer on the Switchback Trail in July 2008.

Big lake, big loop near Mount St. Helens

On a huge snag, in the middle of Coldwater Lake, perched an osprey.

Tacoma Wheelmen give $10,000 boost to Eatonville trail project

Spandex isn’t standard attire at Eatonville Town Council meetings, but when you’re delivering a $10,000 surfboard-size check, you can...

Boating group offers 10 tips to keep your boat from sinking

Experts say trying to salvage and repair a sunken boat often costs more than the actual value of the boat.

Survey to set value of coastal tourism, recreation

Results from an online survey will help The Surfrider Foundation determine the social and economic value of tourism and recreation in Washington&#...

People, such as Damon Romero of Olympia, help boost the economy of coastal communities like Westport when they go surfing. The Surfriders Foundation is conducting a survey that it hopes will establish the economic benefit that tourism and recreation provide to such towns.