The Weekender: Pacific Northwest

Pack your Danners and head to the mountains — the Pacific Northwest is full of pristine, turquoise lakes and lush hiking trails. 

Pack your Danners and head to the mountains — the Pacific Northwest is full of pristine, turquoise lakes and lush hiking trails. This hipster-neat region is also packed with hops and an endless foodie array that’s equal parts fresh produce and food trucks.

 

Clockwise from top: Field notebooks to fill with tales of your adventure | Denim cutoffs you can still hike in | A sweet silicone watch that can brave the elements | Wild-approved Danner hiking boots | A rugged, year-round “weekender” with room for an extended excursion | Classic Wayfarers to wear behind the wheel | The perfect light layer: an outdoorsy plaid

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