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YETI offering Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November

YETI offering Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November

The local non-profit Youth Experiential Training Institute (Y.E.T.I.) will be offering a Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November: Oct. 20: Hike for Middle School Students Ages 12-14 Oct.... [Read more]

Jordan Kimmerly named first Executive Director of local non-profit Y.E.T.I.

Jordan Kimmerly named first Executive Director of local non-profit Y.E.T.I.

The Youth Experiential Training Institute (Y.E.T.I.), a local non-profit dedicated to engaging youth in meaningful, outdoor adventures, this week announced the naming of Jordan Kimmerly (pictured above)... [Read more]

Outdoor Gear Swap Will Be Held Sunday, July 24th At Our Savior’s Church

Outdoor Gear Swap Will Be Held Sunday, July 24th At Our Savior’s Church

UPDATE 7/14/11: The location for this event has changed to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, located on the corner of Ambaum Blvd. SW and S. 168th Street. There will be an Outdoor Gear Swap Meet held on... [Read more]

Burien Man Honored As Volunteer For Non-Profit ‘Outdoors For All’ Foundation

Burien Man Honored As Volunteer For Non-Profit ‘Outdoors For All’ Foundation

Jeff Wright, a Tool Grinder from Burien, has been recognized for contributing to the non-profit ‘Outdoors For All’ Foundation. “Jeff has been volunteering with us for over 15 years as... [Read more]

Ever Go To Camp Waskowitz? Reunion Open House Is Sunday, June 6

Ever Go To Camp Waskowitz? Reunion Open House Is Sunday, June 6

Highline School District’s Waskowitz Outdoor School will be holding a Reunion Open House on Sunday, June 6th, from 10am until 3pm, and they’re inviting all Campers, Counselors, Teachers and... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline Kiwanis Club Dedicates Re-Built Camp Schoenwald

PHOTOS: Highline Kiwanis Club Dedicates Re-Built Camp Schoenwald

Story and Photos by Scott Schaefer Tuesday afternoon (Jan. 26th) members of the Highline Kiwanis Club, along with numerous volunteers and businesspeople, held a dedication ceremony at the newly re-built... [Read more]

Tukwila's Backyard Wildlife Festival Is Saturday, May 9th

Tukwila's Backyard Wildlife Festival Is Saturday, May 9th

Tukwila’s annual Backyard Wildlife Festival is a free all-day event on Saturday, May 9th, to educate and inspire people to welcome wildlife – such as birds, butterflies, and other wildlife – into their backyards, gardens and communities.

Appropriately, coming up on Mother (Earth)’s Day weekend, and it’s a free, all-day event to educate and inspire people to welcome wildlife – such as birds, butterflies, and other wildlife – into their backyards, gardens and communities.

Here are the details…

There’s No Shoe Like A Snowshoe On Sat. Jan 31st

There’s No Shoe Like A Snowshoe On Sat. Jan 31st

Burien Parks is sponsoring a special family snowshoe outing this Saturday, Jan. 31st at Snoqualmie Summit, leaving Burien at 8am. Here are the details: WHAT: Family Snowshoe Outing WHEN: Saturday, Jan.... [Read more]

Go For A Moonlight Walk At Seahurst Park This Saturday Night!

Go For A Moonlight Walk At Seahurst Park This Saturday Night!

Burien’s Seahurst Park is the place to be on a chilly night, especially if that chilly night is this Saturday, January 19th. If you dress warm, you’ll learn that the beach can be as much fun... [Read more]