Samantha Larson

Seattle, Jackson Hole, Cedar City

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  1. Lincoln Park

    Seattle

    West Seattle's Lincoln Park offers a short, pretty loop through evergreen forests and connects to Coleman Park on the gorgeous Puget Sound waterfront.

  2. Off-the-Beaten-Path: The Weekender's Guide to Outdoor Adventure around Seattle

    Seattle

    From gorgeous mountain hikes and urban paddles, to world-renowned coffee joints, here's Chaco's guide to spending a weekend in Seattle.

  3. Stargazing in Washington: Where to Find the Darkest Skies

    Seattle

    For the best stargazing in Washington, you'll have to find those special pockets of wilderness with the least light pollution. Here's how.

  4. The Hoh River Trail: Seattle's Most Epic Backpacking Trip

    Seattle

    Hiking the Hoh River Trail, which snakes through the middle of the Olympic Peninsula, is one of the best ways to explore this unique natural wonderland.

  5. Mailbox Peak—the Old Trail: Seattle's Most Technical Peak

    Seattle

    No Seattle-area hike is more legendary than the old trail up Mailbox Peak, with an elevation gain of 4,000 feet in over just 2.5 miles.

  6. Kick Up Your Climbing Skills: 7 Pro Tips from Audrey Sniezek

    Seattle

    Not only is Seattleite Audrey Sniezek a 5.14 climber, she maintains a demanding career. Here's how she does it, plus her pro tips.

  7. 10 Best Hikes in Seattle

    Seattle

    The stunning geography of the Seattle area makes for an incredible variety of amazing hikes within easy reach.

  8. 10 Insider Tips for Your First Mount Rainier Summit

    Seattle

    If you're like many Seattle-area adventures, you've dreamed of a Mount Rainier summit. These insider tips will help make that quest a reality.

  9. The Best Climbing in Washington: A Great New Guidebook by Blake Herrington

    Seattle

    Blake Herrington's new guidebook, Cascades Rock, will get you psyched to spend your summer exploring the best climbing in Washington.

  10. 6 Can't-Miss Outdoorsy Summer Festivals Near Seattle

    Seattle

    From climbing to hiking to just lifting a pint or three, these excellent summer festivals near Seattle are sure to please any outdoor lover.

  11. 4 Awesome Spots for Outdoor Climbing Near Seattle

    Seattle

    Long summer days are ideal for getting out on the rock for some outdoor climbing near Seattle. Here, our picks for where to go.

  12. 7 Perfectly Patriotic Adventures for the 4th of July in Seattle

    Seattle

    From paddling Lake Union to watching fireworks atop a mountain, here's how to celebrate the 4th of July in Seattle with an adventurous twist.

  13. The Best Summer Road Trips from Seattle

    Seattle

    Summer wouldn’t be complete without hitting the road for a weekend away. Here, the best adventure-centric summer road trips from Seattle.

  14. Summer Days in Mountain Huts in Washington

    Seattle

    Mountain huts in Washington make great launching pads for adventure during the summer. Here, the intel on some of the most popular.

  15. 5 Great Late-Season Backpacking Trips in Washington

    Seattle

    From golden larch trees to solitude, hiking in fall has plenty of perks. Here, 5 great spots for late-season backpacking trips in Washington

  16. Running High at the Cutthroat Classic: An Iconic Trail Race

    Seattle

    For trail runners, this 11.1-miler along the Pacific Crest Trail and through some of Washington's most stunning wilderness is a must-do.

  17. Beat the Summer Heat: The Best Swimming Spots Near Seattle

    Seattle

    Take the edge off this sweltering summer with these great places for a refreshing dip. Here, the best swimming spots near Seattle.

  18. Where To Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower in Washington State

    Seattle

    The night sky will soon light up with hundreds of falling stars during the Perseids. Here, where to watch the Perseid meteor shower in Washington State.

  19. Seattle Marathon Training: 8 Great Local Routes to Check Out

    Seattle

    Ready to kick off training for the Seattle Marathon? These eight great routes will get you inspired and prepped for the scenic 26.2-miler.

  20. Ride Around the Sound: One of the Pacific Northwest's Most Beautiful Rides

    Seattle

    Sign up now for Ride Around the Sound on Sept. 19, which features one of the most beautiful cycling routes in the Pacific Northwest.

  21. Round the Rock 2015: 8 Reasons the SUP Race Is Sure To Rock

    Seattle

    Grab a paddle and get in on the water-based fun for Round the Rock 2015, one of Seattle's top SUP events. Here's why you should sign up.

  22. Washington Wildfires: How and Where To Hike Safely

    Seattle

    The Washington wildfires are raging, but with some planning, you can still enjoy the outdoors. Here, where to hike and other helpful tips.

  23. 6 Can't-Miss Mountain Film Festivals in Seattle (and Beyond)

    Seattle

    Get inspired to hit the mountains this fall with these mountain film festivals in Seattle, which come to town through December 2015.

  24. 4 Scenic Ferry Rides to Island Hikes in Puget Sound

    Seattle

    With these four island hikes in Puget Sound, the transit to the trailhead will be just as beautiful as the walk itself. Here's what know.

  25. "Run Free": A Conversation with Seattle-Based Filmmaker Sterling Noren

    Seattle

    The book "Born to Run" made Micah True a legend. Sterling Noren's film "Run Free: The True Story of Caballo Blanco" show the real man.