Outdoors

Hey Seattle, here’s the only guide you need to Monday’s solar eclipse

The total solar eclipse is almost here. Live in Seattle? Here are the 11 things you need to know to make the most of this awesome cosmic event.

/ August 18, 2017


My first time photographing the Northern Lights in Washington

What’s it like to chase and try to capture the Northern Lights, which put on their biggest show in Washington in July and August? Seattle photographer Alex Farrell explains.

/ July 20, 2017


At Seattle’s Camp Rahh, you take a break from ‘adulting’ to be a kid

Camp Rahh is back for a third year this August, and there’s nothing else quite like it around here. There are no phones and no alcohol, for one. And the idea is to meet new people, and see things in a new way.

/ July 14, 2017


We mapped your favorite spots in Seattle to get creative

We asked you to share where you go in the city when you want to get creative. A bunch of you got back to us with your favorite spots, and we put ’em on a map.

/ March 21, 2017


Here are 14 striking views of Seattle’s snow

From the overlook at Kerry Park to the sledding hill in West Seattle, here are a few of the ways you saw Seattle’s Monday snow.

/ February 6, 2017


‘Once land is gone, it’s gone for good’: A tribute to Seattle’s Cass Turnbull

Cass Turnbull, the woman behind a mysterious protest ‘zoo’ in an empty lot in Green Lake, was a force in Seattle.

/ February 1, 2017


Seattle’s growth is splitting up love birds and three more things to know today

Birds are breaking up, there’s a proposal to split our state in two, Seattle police are wearing body cams, and we’re getting some clues into what our redesigned waterfront might look like.

/ January 5, 2017


22 things you want to do in Seattle next year — in doodles

We asked you, our readers, to draw us a doodle of one thing you want to do in and around Seattle in 2017. Here’s what you came up with…

/ December 21, 2016


At pre-dawn ‘November Project,’ Seattleites make friends & break a sweat

Seattle’s November Project is a free pre-dawn group workout that happens Wednesdays at Gas Works Park and Fridays in different parks around Seattle, whatever the weather.

/ November 30, 2016


A dance party at dawn and 14 more things to do in Seattle this week

Dance at dawn with Daybreaker, hear from passionate Seattleites at Ignite Seattle, join a Vigil for Love in Bellevue, and more.

/ November 14, 2016