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The Best Rain Gear for the Pacific Northwest That You Need to Buy

best rain gear for pacific northwest

When you live in Seattle or the surrounding area, rain is just a way of life. There’s no use hiding inside until the summer, so locals know you just have to find the best rain gear for the Pacific Northwest. This will make any outdoor activity you do much more pleasant – trust me! I’ve […]

How to Visit Scenic Hot Springs in Washington: Everything to Know

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There are a handful of hot springs in Washington, but most are a bit of a hike to get to. That’s why hiking Scenic Hot Springs in the Cascade Mountains is a goal many hikers around here have. You can hike this year-round, but you’ll want to prepare for it in advance. These hot springs […]

17 Best Spring Hikes in Washington You Need to Do

Spring Wildflower Hike Dog Mountain

While many brave Washingtonians hike year-round, there’s nothing most of us get more excited about than spring hikes in Washington. That means warmer weather (although not always drier!) and, in many places, beautiful wildflowers in Washington that greet you as you hike into the hills. I love setting out on winter hikes in Washington, but […]

13 Amazing Things to Do in Oregon in the Spring

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Oregon in the spring is such a beautiful time of the year – the weather starts to get warmer and a bit drier, making it a great time to explore the outdoors. The spring also marks the beginning of the wildflower season, making for some beautiful hikes and scenic drives. It’s a hopeful time of […]

13 Romantic Things to Do in Seattle: Best Seattle Date Night Ideas

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One thing I love about living in Seattle is there’s always something to do. Whether you’re looking for outdoor activities to participate in with your friends or want somewhere more relaxed, you’ll never get bored here. There are also many romantic things to do in Seattle, making it perfect when you need a date night […]