At one of the most beautiful parks in the northwest, this hiker went outside on their own terms.
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Find otherworldly snow formations just a few hours outside Seattle.
These 9 miles of wildflower-studded meadow are among the best 100 miles of trail in the whole national park system.
Hike 6.5 miles on a lesser-traveled trail on the forested side of Paul Peak to the Wonderland Trail, then down to the banks of the Mowich River.
The granddaddy of the Cascades looms above Seattle like a great white beacon for snow junkies. The mountain's 25 major glaciers hold enough ice to bury Manhattan 150 feet deep, and some of the planet's highest recorded snowfalls guarantee powder for all. Paradise, the park's winter epicenter, has year-round road access.