By Michael Lanza Backpacking in the Grand Canyon, Glacier, Mount Rainier, Rocky Mountain, North Cascades, and Olympic national parks. Hiking to Yosemite’s waterfalls (lead photo, above). Paddling the Everglades and sea kayaking Glacier Bay. Rock climbing in Joshua Tree, and cross-country … Continue reading ?
Charles Smith Wines Jet City: 32,000 square feet, two tasting rooms, and views of Mount Rainier and Boeing Field. Charles Smith Wines Now Open • As Tobias reported, winemaker Charles Smith just opened an impressive—and massive—urban winery called, appropriately, Charles Smith Wines Jet City. Show More Summary
Overall gains in Montgomery are beginning to cool, while Greenbelt, Oxon Hill and Mount Rainier in Prince George's are experiencing dramatic growth.
Hi Michael, My fifth-grade daughter and I spend most of our summer playing and hiking. We are upping our backpacking mileage each year and hope to be able to do the Wonderland Trail around Mount Rainier when she is 12. … Continue reading ?
By Michael Lanza Mount Rainier National Park presents a multitude of excellent backpacking options. But one that encapsulates the experience well, shows off some of the park’s highlight views, glaciers, and wildflower meadows, and can be knocked off in a weekend … Continue reading ?
This shot of the Milky Way is simply breathtaking against Mount Rainier. Read more...
A climber’s body, found on Mount Rainier, is believed to be that of a missing Utah man, Kyle Bufis. On Saturday, June 13, a helicopter spotted the body of a deceased male near the summit of Mount Rainier. Because the Mount Rainier National...Show More Summary
A climber’s body, found on Mount Rainier, caused the suspension of the search for climber Kyle Bufis. According to NBC News, the National Park Service has suspended the search for Bufis when an unidentified climber’s body, found near the summit where Bufis was last seen, was located. Show More Summary
This 6,440-square-foot remodel left us lost for words. Nestled in a Seward Park hillside overlooking Lake Washington and Mount Rainier in Seattle, Washington, the original home was barely more than a shack with arguably the best views in Seattle...
KIRO Radio's Kim Shepard talks to Dr. Matthew Johnson (Dr. J) of Puyallup, Washington about Bigfoot Habituation near Mount Rainier National Park.
The climate is ?a changing. After this winter?s record high temperatures around much of the U.S., there?s not much room for argument from global warming skeptics. Nine states in the West had one of their top 10 warmest winters on record. Show More Summary
This guy, with his "Mount Rainier sculpture," on Super Bowl Sunday, told me that the only way he'd be the Drunk of the Week was if "I re-named the column "SEXY' Drunk of the Week. Hmmm? Kelly O Sexy Sexy? [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Early morning train in Japan, 1964 Winter stars, moonlight, and a storm moving in over Tahoe last night [oc by Phil Mosby Mount Rainier at sunrise from Vancouver This juicy fucking shrimp & meat burger Homemade meat lasagne in a cast iron skillet. The pasta is homemade as well Anger is an acid that can […]
My father's camcorder was a common sight on childhood vacations. Trips to Mount Rainier, the Oregon Coast, Disneyland, skiing, weddings -- you name it, there's video evidence of my siblings and I enjoying time together. I'm lucky to have grown up in...
Fresh snow on Mount Rainier Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve. To help get more eyeballs, Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Show More Summary
Seattleites love spending time outside. This week, contributor Lilit Marcus shows how even the most indoorsy city kid can enjoy Seattle's outdoor gems without having to go on the advanced hike. Mt. Rainier is probably the most popular outdoorsy day-trip attraction for visitors to Seattle, and with good reason. Show More Summary
I don’t think it is an overstatement to say that Mount Rainier is the crown jewel of the Pacific Northwest. Visible from Seattle on a clear day, it dominates the surrounding region. In fact, it is so large that it can also be seen from Portland and from the top of the mountains surrounding Vancouver. [...]
SEATTLE (AP) — The location of the three bodies was revealed by the melting snow, but getting to them was another matter. They were high on a glacier at one of the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area pummeled by falling ice and rocks.
SEATTLE (AP) — A helicopter equipped with a mechanical claw plucked the bodies of three climbers from a glacier on Mount Rainier, in the same area where six went missing in late May, the National Park Service said Wednesday.
Three Mount Rainier bodies have been found near the area where six hikers went missing in May. The bodies were found during a helicopter search, but they are located in a treacherous area that is difficult to navigate by foot. At this point it is unknown just when the bodies will be able to be