Washington’s 31 wilderness areas
When the Wilderness Act passed in 1964, three areas in Washington were awarded the status. Fifty years later, the state has 31 Wilderness Areas totalling...
Washington’s wild side
Lawmakers, activists and adventurers share wilderness memories as the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act approaches
National parks transition to winter hours
Some campgrounds will close, while visitor center hours reduced in many instances.
New Tiger Mountain bike trail opens Saturday
A new 2.5-mile trail called Off-the-Grid opens Saturday
Hunting opportunities abound when calendar flips to September
Early big-game archery seasons among the many that will open Monday and Tuesday.