Napa Valley isn’t the only idyllic spot for a wine-tasting vacation. Washington's Yakima Valley offers an alternative without the tour buses and traffic jams.
SUPing and Camping Mixes like ‘Mellows and Graham
During a recent camping trip to Cooper Lake, Wash., I discovered how spectacular the area is and that the best camping sites are accessed via water.
25 great Seattle dates for $25 or less
Ride Washington State Ferries to the Islands.
A Complete Guide to Camping in Olympic National Park
Olympic National Park is one of the west coast's most popular destinations, drawing visitors from around the globe. And despite its international appeal, there is still plenty of room to roam without fear of overcrowded trails and campgrounds.
A sweeping glacial vista on a bluebird afternoon . an ancient rain forest, trees dripping with moss . the fecund scent of a deep mountain meadow . come summer, our hearts yearn for the sweet sylvan dream that is Northwest hiking.