Outdoors

fourth of july fireworks
June 30, 2016 6:34 PM
You won't lack for activities on this patriotic weekend; fireworks shows, live music and food-filled festivities are happening everywhere...
Pearl Moons and Lunar Idols, custom made for Magic Hour by Ria Leigh
June 22, 2016 7:47 PM
Danny Zuko isn't the only one praising the likes of a summer night. (Grease, anyone?) Tonight, artisans and makers from around Seattle join...
The Washington mountain caribou herd now numbers slightly more than a dozen.
June 14, 2016 6:23 PM
In the far northeast reaches of our state, the bleached antler of a caribou sits quietly on a shelf in the back of a ranger station....
Center for Wooden Boats, South Lake Union, Seatte
May 26, 2016 6:47 PM
For 40 years, the Center for Wooden Boats (CWB) has been a gathering spot for boat enthusiasts and wannabe sailors—and starting June 9, it...
May 12, 2016 10:29 PM
On a sunny summer weekend last year, I loaded my car with a tent, camping stove and border collie and hit the road, in hopes of finding a...
Weird and wonderful: the annual Fremont Solstice Parade
May 12, 2016 6:31 PM
To say the summer solstice is a big deal in Scandinavia is an understatement: In Sweden, for instance, the midsummer holiday comes second...
A collection of Seattle sunsets.
May 12, 2016 5:12 PM
Free outdoor art. That's essentially what you get with sunsets, ethereal happenings that swath our beloved PNW views in pastel colors—every...
April 25, 2016 9:34 PM
After one of the soggiest Seattle winters in recent memory, we’re ready to get back to eating outdoors. And while there’s much to love...
March 29, 2016 5:49 PM
Where: Coupeville, a two-hour drive from Seattle, is a Whidbey Island gem that’s bursting with bayside charm and—as the second-oldest town...
March 29, 2016 5:01 PM
Planning to hit the road for your summer vacay? How about a trip back in time? Seattle-based Volkswagen van restoration company Peace Vans...
Washington's beautiful rainforest
March 18, 2016 7:12 PM
Seattle is conveniently situated between the Olympic and Cascade mountain ranges. These peaks, and the foothills leading up to them, have...
Robin Ogaard
March 15, 2016 4:48 PM
Surf's Up Robin Ogaard, Urban Surf Fremont, 2100 N Northlake Way; 206.545.9463 A stand-up paddleboard (or SUP) is the absolutely coolest...
March 9, 2016 6:32 PM
“Made up of dreamers, makers and doers in the Pacific Northwest” is how Cambria Cox describes The Field Trip Society, the service she...
March 7, 2016 5:40 PM
I don't know about you, but I can't wait for spring. There's almost nothing more beautiful than a sunny, spring day in Seattle.  When...
February 29, 2016 6:02 PM
I'm craving a beach day! Maybe it's because I'm from Southern California (something about you can take the girl out of California but you...