Explore the End of Summer: 4 Late Season Hikes in the Northwest with the WTA

Washington Trails Association is a member-supported nonprofit that works to protect trails and promote hiking in Washington through volunteer trail maintenance, education and advocacy, and inspiring the next generation of hikers. Learn more at wta.org. Labor Day weekend is past and the days are getting shorter, so it may seem like prime hiking season is drawing to a close. But photos in recent trip reports on wta.org are featuring vivid orange and red leaves, a sure sign that many hikers’ favorite season is just beginning. With cooler temperatures, fewer bugs, and plenty of juicy berries, fall on Washington’s hiking trails can be the best season of all. Before the snows fly and the rugged ba...Read More