Tag Archives: Snow

Winter Magic in Winthrop

There is something magical about Winthrop and the Methow Valley. This is true in any season, as my friend and colleague demonstrated in a previous blog post about Winthrop in the summer. But for me, winter is particularly extraordinary. The … Continue reading

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland (with snowshoes)

  One of the beautiful things about being in Seattle during the winter is realizing that you are surrounded by snow-capped mountains in every direction and that a winter wonderland is yours to be had for as little as a … Continue reading

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Mount Rainier – One year later and she’s still there

It was not quite a year ago that I conquered a major personal goal and stood on the summit of Mount Rainier.  Just recently, I returned back to take an ever more leisurely trip to enjoy the mountain in an … Continue reading

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Seattleite Seeking Snow

Last Friday, the first snowflakes of the season fell in Seattle. It was March 22 – two days into spring. Our “snowstorm” lasted about ten minutes. Obviously, nothing stuck.

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Tube Time!

by Kimberly Ellertson No, not the television – downhill inner tubing that is! When it’s winter in Washington, sometimes we find ourselves asking, “Where’s the snow?” It doesn’t often make an appearance in the city, but snow abounds on the … Continue reading

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