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Johnston Ridge Observatory: The Eruption Trail

The  last time I had visited Johnston Ridge Observatory, it was the summer of 2003 in July. Time slips by too fast when one gets busy with life. My oldest son was about the age of my youngest son then. It's a long drive from most anywhere to get to Mt. St. Helens and it's… Continue reading Johnston Ridge Observatory: The Eruption Trail

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South Whidbey State Park: South Forest Discovery Trail Loop

South Whidbey State Park is a hidden gem, tucked into the rural south end of Whidbey Island in Washington State. While the park isn't big, it's well worth a visit if you happen to be on the island. In recent years the park had to shut down its campground due to dangerous trees so even… Continue reading South Whidbey State Park: South Forest Discovery Trail Loop