Outdoors Newsletter


Not enough snow to ski, just enough to stoke excitement for impending season

If you’re looking for something to do this rainy weekend, you might consider pulling those skis and snowboards out of storage.

Whistler Blackcomb on Oct. 24.

Rainier’s Jackson Visitor Center closed for the weekend

The Jackson Visitor Center at Paradise in Mount Rainier National Park will is closed this weekend and visitors are be asked to plan accordingly.

Bass Pro vs. Cabela’s in battle of outdoors giants

The battle of the big box outdoors stores has begun.

One of the features of the new Bass Pro Shops in Tacoma is a 16-lane bowling alley.


While the second dig of the razor clam season continues through Thursday, the next dig is tentatively scheduled to start Nov. 4.

Federal agencies offer vision to protect wilderness areas

Five federal agencies have signed an agreement that will guide interagency collaboration and vision to ensure the continued preservation of nearly 110 million acres of wilderness.