Book Review: Dayhiking Mount Rainier

Dayhiking Mount Rainier: You know you might hike somewhere a lot when you have hiked 56 out of 70 hikes in a book. That is my case with Day Hiking Mount Rainier. Which isn’t a bad thing….I do live right under Tahoma, just a…

Two New Hiking Guides for the Wonderland Trail in 2012

For many years the go-to guide-book for The Wonderland Trail was Discovering the Wonders of the Wonderland Trail: Encircling Mount Rainier. It, along with a map or two, and you were ready to go.   Bette’s book took me on my many Wonderland adventures and…

Book Review: Mt. Rainier Trails

It was mid-September 2009. I knew I was hiking on borrowed time – if I were to see a set of lakes I lusted after, it was go then, or wait maybe years to get back. I was also a couple of months pregnant and on…