Encouraging and inspiring the enjoyment of the outdoors through hiking, backpacking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and mountain climbing in the Pacific Northwest.
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Hit the trails with I-MAC
Meet new people, make new friends, share in the fun and enjoy the love of the outdoors. Learn new skills and participate in exciting adventures, all while advancing the causes of conservation & stewardship in the Pacific Northwest.
After the snowstorms we had the week before, the clear sunny skies were a very welcome sight. Six of us met at the Winco parking lot and caravanned to the trailhead. The temperature was around 45° when we started at 10:15 am. The trail was in good condition with very...
We left the Tri-Cities on a beautiful morning with our Blue Mountain’s goal clearly in sight. The parking lot greeted the ten of us with brilliant sunshine, dark blue skies, no wind and about 12 degrees (it did warm up to 19 over the course of the day). The snow was...
We got lucky on this one. The trip happened in a weather window between a series of storms that have dumped multiple feet of snow at Blewett Pass over the last few weeks. The Ponderosa Pine, Spruce and Larches were flocked with snow, and the walking was easy on our...