Trip Report

The Hike That Wasn’t

I was so excited last Friday to take my new friend Susana on a hike in the mountains.  She just moved here from Spain a few months ago, and I wanted to show her the beauty [...]

August 25, 2014

Finding Nature Around the Edges

We got back last week from spending two weeks with my parents.  A large chunk of that time was spent driving down to California and back for my cousin’s wedding.  Dad [...]

August 17, 2014

Sheep Lake Backpack

QA at Sheep Lake With my son off to teen camp this week, I wanted to do something special with my 8-year-old daughter (she has picked the trail name Queen Alacorn, or QA).  [...]

July 18, 2014

Icicle Gorge Trail – 6/26/14

Icicle River Gorge I took the kids hiking at the Icicle Gorge Trail yesterday.  The weather report had been worsening all week, and I really wanted somewhere dry, not [...]

June 27, 2014

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