Olympic National Park

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, talks with Olympic Outdoor Center owner John Kuntz about National Park visitor fee increases proposed by the Department of the Interior. Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap Daily News.                                 Olympic Outdoor Center owner John Kuntz and U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, pose together for a photo in Port Gamble after discussing possible fee increases at national parks. Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Congressman Kilmer brings national debate to Port Gamble

PORT GAMBLE — U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, recently visited Olympic Outdoor Center to discuss increases in national-park entry fees proposed by the Department… Continue reading

 

David Woodson in the Lapland province of Sweden while hiking the Kungsleden Trail. (Photo courtesy of Kate Woodson)

Family of Olympic hiker remembers his ‘zest for life’

David Woodson, 60, of Kingston, was found dead on July 1 along the coast of Olympic National Park near the Norwegian Memorial