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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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.
Interesting story about two hikers who called for a taxi to get back to their car. Hikers call for taxi from atop Adirondacks' Whiteface Mountainread more
Interactive Maps There are amazing tools available online. These are the best places to find free interactive maps online. At each site there are tools which allow you to slice and dice the information. Some of them have a search engine that takes a location (e.g.,...read more
Very interesting and helpful feature on NPR's Morning Edition May 13, 2019. How You (And Your Dog) Can Avoid Snake Bites — And What To Do If You Get Bitten Best tips: 1. Stay on the trail.Keep the kids and animals on the trail. 2. Keep dogs on leash. 3. Wear long...read more