Category Archives: Hiking

12 Golden Larch Hikes in Washington State You’ll Want to Do

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While I love hiking in Washington any time of the year, no time is more exciting than the fall season. This period brings the beautiful larches, but they’re only around in certain areas of the state and usually for a few weeks only. That’s why you’ll want to plan your larch hikes in Washington in […]

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 […]

22 Stunning Washington Summer Hikes to Explore

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The state of Washington has some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, let alone the US. There are numerous hiking trails with varying difficulties, natural paths, lakes, and gorgeous views. No matter where in Washington you choose to explore the outdoors, you’re always going to experience something beautiful. Hiking is one of the […]