Actively Northwest Writer
Jon Bell writes about the outdoors, fitness, health, and a range of other topics from his home in Lake Oswego, OR. He is also the author of "On Mount Hood: A Biography of Oregon's Perilous Peak." His websites are www.jbellink.com and www.onmounthood.com, and you can find him on Twitter at @jbellink.
If you could design the perfect town for a winter destination, it might just be Winthrop.
It’d be nearly impossible to keep the best kayaking spots near Seattle secret for long. We can still try.
The Puget Sound area is packed with plenty of options if you seek accessible parks and trails.
There’s more to hiking in Washington than old growth trees, mountain vistas and cascading waterfalls.