more about: Washington

Camp Sunset: The best way to pack a backpack

Today, we’re going to show you how to pack a better backpack, one with all the essentials you’ll need for a day hike or jaunt around your campsite.

The Northwest’s best campgrounds, great new luggage—and more

It’s Friday afternoon—time to put yourself in a weekend state of mind. No plans yet? Take a cue from our 5 favorite new travel finds.

Where to Go This Weekend: Vashon Island, WA

The spirit of the back-to-the-land movement—particularly strong on this Washington island once upon a time—is echoed today in a cornucopia of new island-grown products.

Where to Go This Weekend: Cle Elum, WA

  In spring, the best thing to do in Seattle is leave—and this sunny Cascade Range community is your first must-stop spot east of the mountains. We enlisted Seattle-area writer Heather Hansman to help us plan the perfect Cle Elum visit. Here, our five favorite ways to spend a day there. 1. A First Street stroll Cle Elum was founded as a Northern […]