Winter Visit to Mount Rainier National Park

Winter Visit to Mount Rainier National Park

Depending on where you live in Western Washington, you might be lucky enough to have a view of Mount Rainier. It’s Washington state’s tallest mountain and an active volcano. This most famous and most treasured natural landmark is synonymous with the North...
Out-N-About with Adam: Hiking at Snoqualmie Falls

Out-N-About with Adam: Hiking at Snoqualmie Falls

Hiking at Snoqualmie Falls, WA By Jim Wright November 11, 2015 Scout Report Snoqualmie Falls Hike to the base of the falls Roundtrip: 1.4 miles, 1 to 1.5 hours Elevation Gain: About 200 feet Mobility Scale:  Not wheelchair accessible and not recommended for anyone...

Thanksgiving: 3 Things to Do Outside

Thanksgiving: a day dedicated to gratitude.  This is the one day that family and friends gather to celebrate the blessings in their lives, including this incredible place we call home. Take advantage of this this gathering and do something fun everyone can enjoy, even...
Out-N-About with Adam: The Twin Falls Trail Hike

Out-N-About with Adam: The Twin Falls Trail Hike

Twin Falls Trail, WA By Jim Wright November 4, 2015   Scout Report Twin Falls Trail – East Trailhead via Olallie State Park Roundtrip: 3 miles, 2 to 3 hours Elevation Gain: about 400 feet Mobility Scale:  Not wheelchair accessible and not recommended for...
6 Steps to Plan a Great Camping Trip

6 Steps to Plan a Great Camping Trip

The difference between a great experience outdoors and a miserable one is the planning. Here at Campika, we’ve found that there are six basic questions that we always ask ourselves when planning for our next great camping adventure:   Who’s Going Camping? Plan...