Will You Be There In Spring, Tahoma?

Will You Be There In Spring, Tahoma?

GB8

The last time I hiked this trail I was pregnant with my third son, in the summer of 2011. I slowly made it to the end of the trail, wondering why I had thought it was a good idea to come there – the end of the trail did pay off, and it was truly […]

Of Face Plants and Mountain Views

Of Face Plants and Mountain Views

KK10

Janelle invited me to join her and her friend Annie, who we realized later, we had hiked together before. Turned out neither of them had been North on the Pacific Crest Trail from Snoqualmie Pass. And had it really been 2006 since I had last hiked that section? Apparently so. Janelle loves early starts, and […]

Lazy Sunday Hiking

Lazy Sunday Hiking

Sheep1

Heading out on an early hike is good for the soul, even if it means a double latte kind of day. My friend Jared and I ended up choosing a traditional hike for us, our yearly visit to Sheep Lake, on the Pacific Crest Trail. We had planned on doing way more but I just […]

Sunrise at the Mountain

Sunrise at the Mountain

T1

It sucks getting up early, but it can be so worth it. In this case it meant being up at 4 am and out the door to meet my friend Janelle. BTW, Janelle is participating in Washington Trails Association’s annual Hike-A-Thon in August once again – if you would like to sponsor her, please check […]