Chelan Lakeshore Trail—Spring has sprung along Washington’s inland fjord

Dramatic scenery along Wahington's inland fjord, Lake Chelan.

Quick Facts Location: Central Cascades Land Agency: National Park Service Roundtrip: 10.0 miles Elevation Gain: 1,000 feet Green Trails Map: Stehekin, WA- No. 82 Contact: Lake Chelan National Recreation Area, (360) 854-7365, ext 14 Golden West Visitor Center in Stehekin; www.nps.gov/noca Special Note: Accessible only by boat or sea plane. Regular passenger ferry service is […]

McCollum Pioneer Park─A pocket of nature in south Everett

North Creek flows through McCollum Pioneer Park.

Quick Facts Location: South Everett – Mill Creek Land Agency: Snohomish County Parks Roundtrip: 1.5 miles Elevation Gain: none Access: From Exit 186 on I-5 head east on SR 96 (128th Street). Park entrance is on right. Trail begins by pool. Notes: Dogs permitted on leash. Contact: Snohomish County Parks; (425) 388-6600; www1.co.snohomish.wa.us/Departments/Parks Okay, this […]