Spider Meadows

by Sarah Shaffer The view from the base of the meadows looking up toward Spider Gap. Picture by Sarah Shaffer. The fun fluff balls of the sub-alpine. Picture by Sarah Shaffer. Spider Meadows had be... Read More...

Snow Creek Wall-Plotz Style

By John Plotz Despite the quality of its granite and the length of its routes, Snow Creek Wall has a limited season when the climbing is truly great. From June through August, it's typically way too hot on t... Read More...

Snow Creek Wall-Outer Space

Photo: Marc Dilley on Psychopath, a one-pitch 5.11a crack starting right of, but then merging with, Iconoclast. Snow Creek Wall  is an 800-vertical-foot granite wall near Leavenworth that is Central Washingto... Read More...

The Twirling Skunk

by Sarah Shaffer This spring, I had a very funny experience while mountain biking in our local foothills. I wrote a story about this experience which our organization shared with The Good Life magazine. Click ... Read More...

Wenatchee Pollinator Garden

Our backyard garden, pictured are both the Echinacea and the Russian Sage against the fence. by Sarah Shaffer Since we bought our first home in Wenatchee in 2012 it has been my goal to make our garden as wil... Read More...

Wolves on Walkabout

Wolves on Walkabout by Andy Dappen In a presentation that was educational and entertaining told to a standing-room-only audience at the Wenatchee River Institute (WRI) on Wednesday evening (January 14), biolo... Read More...

The Long Trail

Although this story is about a location out of our region, it still holds the true character of long distance treks. Whether near or far.-WenOut Staff The Long Trail by Cedric C. Keith February, 2017 A... Read More...