Category Archives: Hiking

10 Best Hikes in Olympic National Park You Need to Explore

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One of the most beautiful places in Washington is Olympic National Park, but up until the past few years, I had only visited it a few times. I always thought about making plans to go but would make an excuse that was too far away. That was until I started hiking there and discovered some […]

10 Best Hikes in North Cascades National Park to Explore

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While Washington is full of places to hike, there are few places that are as stunning as the North Cascades. You’ll find towering mountains and gorgeous lakes everywhere you look, so many locals plans at least a few trips out here during the year. To save you time with planning, I’ve created a list of […]

How to Climb Mt. St. Helens – Everything You Need to Know

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If you’re looking for a new adventure in the Pacific Northwest, try climbing Mt. St. Helens. Yes, this is the same mountain that had an explosion in 1980. That means yes, you’ll be climbing an active volcano. While it’s five miles to the top, a 4,000-foot elevation gain is no joke. When my friend asked […]

11 Easy Hikes in Zion National Park You Need to Do

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Located in the southwest corner of Utah, Zion National Park was the state’s first national park. It’s named after the Hebrew word for refuge, as it offers refuge from the everyday stresses of life. Even though it’s located in an arid part of the country, there are plenty of beautiful, easy hikes in Zion to […]

11 Amazing Waterfall Hikes Near Seattle You Need to Visit

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One of the best parts about living in Seattle is how many hikes there are in the state. You could easily do a new hike every day and still not see them all! Some of the most beautiful ones are the waterfall hikes near Seattle, as these give you a stunning reward at the end […]