trip reports

Central Cascades

July 18, 2019

Spectacle Lake backpack

The Alpine Lakes Wilderness in Washington is one of my favorite subalpine/mountain locations. Filled with granite slabs, over 700 mountain lakes, and peak after peak, it’s subalpine glory at its finest.

July 31, 2017

Rampart Lakes + Alta Mountain backpacking trip

Three night backpacking trip to the Alpine Lakes Wilderness in Washington’s Cascades

August 25, 2016

Colchuck Lake in the Enchantments

Three night backpacking trip in the Enchantments, Alpine Lakes Wilderness (near Leavenworth, Washington)

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.