Metro Parks Tacoma has added a second wave to its annual Christmas Eve Jingle Bell Run in order to accommodate more people.
Today is the last day for online registration for a new 5-kilometer race designed to introduce people to running.
Local runners are donating gear to their underprivileged peers this week through a program launched in conjunction with a new fun run.
Festivities are planned for Saturday, Dec. 13, to celebrate the completion of the Chehalis Western Trail’s Pacific Avenue crossing near the Lacey-Olympia border.
Bald eagle viewing opportunities are underway on the Skagit River watershed. The area is home to one of the largest populations of bald eagles in the contiguous United States. Events include hiking, tour and guest speakers.
Scott Sticha, who formerly worked at Olympic National Park, will retired Jan. 2 from his post at Arizona’s Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument.
The $595 season pass assures cyclists of entry into eight cycling events including the Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic. The pass also includes membership in the club, a cycling jersey and entry into the club’s annual bike swap.
Annual event set for Dec. 13 at East Tacoma park.
Olympic National Park crews prep for snow season.
Upcoming digs include New Year’s Eve and Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Presidents Day.
The number of coho salmon caught this summer by recreational anglers fishing out of Westport. According to data from the state Department of Fish and Wildlife, there were 22,264 chinook salmon caught during the season. There were 51,200 angler trips taken from Westport. At Ilwaco, there were 55,724 angler trips, and the catch was 10,748 chinook and 75,343 coho.
Local clubs hosting 10K walk through Fort Steilacoom Park, Lakewood.
The cone’s slope makes it fun for those looking to make their first tracks of the season.
To accommodate more runners at this year’s event, organizers of the Jingle Bell Run in Tacoma will have two start times on Dec. 24.
1 Sunday fitness bike ride
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