trip reports


November 22, 2012

Thanksgiving 2012: Crescent Beach

Starting at the Ecola Point parking lot, this hike goes through coastal forest, then descends to a hike-in only beach.

November 16, 2012

Wahkeena Falls

Wahkeena Falls on a foggy and rainy day.

November 4, 2012

Triple Falls: birthday hike

For my birthday, we hiked in one of my favorite areas: the land of elves and fairies.

October 6, 2012

Indian Heaven Wilderness: Cultus Creek

The most beautiful fall color can be seen on this trail in early October. The high meadows of Indian Heaven Wilderness are filled with huckleberries that turn brilliant shades of red and orange.

September 20, 2012

Snow Lake

Snow Lake is located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness northwest of Seattle at Snoqualmie Pass in a snow resort area.

September 8, 2012

Netarts Spit

While camping at Cape Lookout, we hiked to the end of Netarts Spit for a super long 10 mile roundtrip hike.

September 7, 2012

Camping at Cape Lookout

Keeping our tradition of camping at Cape Lookout twice each summer for the past six years, we spent the weekend at Cape Lookout and added a hike to the end of Netarts Spit (see separate blog post).

September 1, 2012

Elk Meadows

A hike to a subalpine meadow with stunning views of Mount Hood.

August 18, 2012

Bayocean Spit

This hike is a loop on a peninsula separating the Pacific Ocean from Tillamook Bay.

August 12, 2012

Bridge Pedal 2012

A bike ride across six of Portland’s bridges during the BridgePedal event.