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A Weekend with Birds – McDaniel Lake Camping with PSBO

A Weekend with Birds – McDaniel Lake Camping with PSBO

We had the opportunity last weekend to go camping with the Puget Sound Bird Observatory at their summer banding site.  They have been set up for the month at McDaniel Lake near Naches, conducting research on birds and their habitats in the Pacific Northwest.  We arrived on Friday evening to a dinner waiting for us. …Continue Reading

A Day at Mt. Rainier

A Day at Mt. Rainier

Two weeks ago we went on a spur-of-the-moment trip up to Mt. Rainier.  We decided to camp the night before nearby to maximize our time at The Mountain, since it is such a long drive for us.  We left town right after hubby got home from work, and thankfully, luckily, got one of the last…Continue Reading