Slowly on the PCT


Sometimes a quick hike is needed (and by quick I don’t mean fast, rather….a mostly unplanned/last-minute/let’s get in the van and go hike). So we did our morning appointments and chores, and then headed for the mountains for a few hours, making the trailhead actually before noon ūüėČ Monday was a cooler day, not as […]

A Winding Road to Windy Ridge


Kirk and I were thinking last week about places we had not visited it, and to get somewhere new to play in. We were talking about Loowit (Mt. St. Helens) and realized that while we had visited the “busy” side (the North/West side that is accessible¬†off¬†of I-5), neither of us had visited¬†the lonelier East side. […]