Category: Washington

I (Max) fell in love with Washington’s lofty glaciated peaks, dense coniferous forests, and rugged shorelines from a young age.

I’ll never forget hiking through the impossibly green Hoh Rainforest to the terminus of the Blue Glacier on Mount Olympus.

Or the time I saw Mount Rainier up close and personal from Camp Muir.

The state is full of hikes that will make your heart flutter and we wrote these guides to help you find the best ones.

Hiking GuidesWashington

Hiking Guide: Heliotrope Ridge

Overview This hike takes you uphill through a forest on the flanks of Mount Baker to Coleman Glacier Lookout. The lookout sits atop Heliotrope…