The Herald of Everett, Washington
Customer service  |  Subscribe   |   Log in or sign up   |   Advertising information   |   Contact us
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up  Green editions icon Green editions

Outdoors resources

SHARE: facebook Twitter icon Linkedin icon Google+ icon Email icon |  PRINTER-FRIENDLY  |  COMMENTS
BIKES rides: Various starting locations; Membership and ride info at
Everett Mountaineers: Meetings at 7 p.m. first Wednesday of the month, Snohomish County East Administration Building, 3000 Rockefeller Ave., Everett.
North Sound Sea Kayaking Association: Club details at; 360-652-5510. Trip details at 360-691-9436. Free meetings, 7 p.m. first Thursdays October through May, Legion Park, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett, unless otherwise noted.
Over-the-Hill-Hikers: Various times on Thursdays, Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave.; Most trips cost $13 for senior center members and $16 for nonmembers. Call Larry Weimer, 425-513-9374, before signing up for the trip. For all hikes meet and park at United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St., Edmonds. Each hike is limited to 10 people.
Pilchuck Audubon Society: Tuesday birding trips, some weekends. Information at
May 15, Cle Elum area: Meet at 6:30 a.m. at Monroe park-and-ride on U.S. 2, a half-mile west of Evergreen Fairgrounds. An all day trip to possibly see red-naped sapsucker, Northern goshawk, calliope hummingbird, Western bluebird, mountain bluebird, magpie, vesper sparrow and Cassin's finch. Pack a lunch. Leader: Virginia Clark 360-435-3750
May 22, Smith and Spencer Islands: Meet at 8 a.m. at Langus Riverfront Park, Everett. Go north on Highway 529 (Broadway) over the Snohomish River; turn right onto 28th Place NE. Follow signs to park; parking lot under I-5, just past the shell house and Everett Animal Shelter. Should see waterfowl and raptors. Lots of walking on Langus Riverfront Trail. Pack a lunch. Leaders: Ed Cushing 425-438-4146; Art Wait 360-563-0181.
May 29, Leavenworth area: Meet at 6:30 a.m. at Monroe park-and-ride on U.S. 2, a half-mile west of Evergreen Fairgrounds. Many species rarely seen around here. We will go up Icicle Creek and try for the calliope hummingbird and lazuli bunting in Camas Meadows. Pack a lunch. Leader: Virginia Clark 360-435-3750.
REI Alderwood: Classes include rock climbing for kids and adults, snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, avalanche and survival, bicycle maintenance and photography. Information at; at Alderwood Mall, 3000 184th St SW, Lynnwood; 425-640-6200
Sierra Club, Snohomish Group: Event locations vary; 425-737-0350;
Sound Steppers Volkssport Club: 425-397-7301; Meets 6:15 p.m. first Thursdays, Crossroad Church, 18527 60th Ave. W., Lynnwood. See for details and a future walk schedule.
May 12, Edmonds College and Parks Walking Event. Registration 8 a.m. to noon at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th ave. W., Lynnwood (enter on 204th SW). 5K and 10 K distances. Suitable for strollers but not wheelchairs. Free or $3 for stamp in walking book. Bring nonperishable food item for Edmonds Food Bank.
To submit an item for the Outdoors calendar, email or send it to ["]Outdoors Calendar," The Herald, P.O. Box 930, Everett, WA 98206.
Story tags » BikingBoatingWildlife WatchingFitnessBird-watching

More Life Headlines


Weekend to-do list

Our to-do list full of ideas for your weekend


Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus