Mathias Eichler

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America’s Best Small Towns: Port Angeles, Washington

Port Angeles is an amazing small town on the northern end of the Olympic Peninsula. Home to just under 20,000 residents, this port city offers …

Hiking

10 Family Friendly Trails for National Trails Day

This weekend, Saturday June 13th, is National Get Outdoors Day! All over the country events will take place which will include hikes, biking and …

Hiking

Mapping your Route with Topo Maps+

A couple of months ago I lamented about the lack of really good apps that work well in the outdoors, far away from cell coverage.<br>It has never been …

Apps

Best homemade Granola bars

These granola bars are trail approved. Chewy, with a bit of crunch. Satisfying and not too sweet. They give you energy and are delicious. They are …

Breakfast

Get To Know a Nature Athlete: Trail Runner and Climber Jason Henrie

<i>“To this day, exploring the wild places of the world is where I feel most at home and allows me to process the stresses of everyday life and find my</i> …

Hiking

Black and White Lakes in Olympic National Park

The Staircase region of Olympic National Park is full of surprises, be it the stunning mountain views at Flapjack Lakes and Gladys Divide, the serene …

Hiking

Glamping is having a Moment – and so have the Haters

There’s another “don’t move my cheese” purist hater, and this time the New York Times picked up the ‘opinion’ piece by Christopher Solomon a …

Glamping

Alpenglow – Issue #3

Finding the perfect Mountain<p>Fresh delivered to your inbox – The Outdoor Society’s irregular newsletter – subscribe today and enjoy forever – you’re …

Puget Sound

Periscoping Glacier National Park: Adventures in Social Media

The National Park Service has an interesting relationship with technology. For years, the parks have been struggling to adapt and keep up to the fast …

Social Media

10 Reasons to Visit Oregon’s Crater Lake National Park

The state of Oregon has many amazing and beautiful places, and yet, has just one National Park. Down in the south central Cascades, an ancient …

National Parks

Going Wild for Wildflowers at Mount Rainier National Park

People love wildflowers. Actually, that is an understatement. People go crazy for wildflowers each and every summer, flocking to the high-alpine …

Hiking

Finally climbing Mount Washington, my new favorite mountain in the Olympics

There is a mountain peak on the Olympic Peninsula and it has been staring at me, beckoning me for many years on clear skies from almost every corner …

Hiking

Forest Fire Burning in Queets Rainforest in Olympic National Park

<i>Updated Thursday, June 19th at 9:42AM PST</i><p>As we reported on Monday the 15th, a forest fire is currently burning in the Queets Rainforest of Olympic …

Forests