Silver Forest Trail

Not all hikes are hard ones, or even what might be a “hike”. Silver Forest Trail at Mount Rainier National Park is one of those. It doesn’t go anywhere really (it follows a mostly flatish profile, along a ridge in Yakima Park, at Sunrise)….

Incorporating Painted Rocks Into Hikes

Does your town, city or general area have a “painted rocks” Facebook page? It is a fun activity for anyone to enjoy! It’s part crafty time, part scavenger time and it encourages kids to hike. As summer is nearly here, and for us, school…

Franklin Ghost Town

Franklin Ghost Town. Located outside of Black Diamond, Wa is a hike that I had never done, mostly because when I had first moved to this area it was a gray area for use. There wasn’t parking then, nor was it being maintained. Times…