Naches Peak Loop

Wednesday night I was looking at the weather and Thursday was going to be hot down low. It also boded to be one of the last super nice days of the year (seriously, it was 84° at home!) The kind of weather where it’s…

Fall Hiking: Painted Rocks, Trees and The Sun

Today was an adulting day, one that I don’t like doing. Alistaire’s allergy doctor wanted to do a back panel for 8 tree nuts, to get a new base line, to compare to his blood panels. The doctor was hoping apparently that he’d have…

Henry’s Ridge Hiking: Sting’r Loop

Today was an impulse hike, to the Henry’s Ridge area in Maple Valley. We had a tiny bit of rain overnight that pushed the smoke from the wild fires down enough that Alistaire could hike without coughing up a lung. The hot summer and continuing…