more about: Washington

See the Pacific Crest Trail—without taking a single step

You’ve probably heard of the Pacific Crest Trail, or PCT, the 2,664-mile footpath made famous by Cheryl Strayed’s 2012 bestseller, Wild, and the Reese Witherspoon–starring movie of the same name.

Cool swimming holes, fun summer camps, great hotels—and more travel gems

Where to celebrate 4th of July—and more great travel finds

The West celebrates same-sex marriage

“No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were.”