Topic: camping

April 5, 2019

Smith Rock camping trip

For the past three years in a row, I’ve headed to Smith Rock for a camping trip in March or April to prep for early backpacking season.

August 2, 2018

Mount Rainier camping + hiking trip

I’m just back from a three night camping trip at Mount Rainier with my husband and another couple. This is our third National Park trip together. : ) We camped at Ohanapecosh and did a short day hike near our campground to see the Grove of Patriachs with old-growth trees and a super cool suspension […]

May 17, 2018

Redwoods National Park camping + hiking

Four day camping + hiking trip in northern California’s Redwoods National Park

April 20, 2018

Smith Rock Summit Trail

For the second year in a row, I headed to Smith Rock State Park with friends to camp and get out of the spring rain.

March 11, 2017

Summit Trail hike at Smith Rock State Park

To escape the last several weeks of never ending rain in Portland this spring, two friends and I headed to Smith Rock State Park in Central Oregon for camping and hiking on the Summit Trail.

June 12, 2015

Smith Rock State Park camping & hiking

Two night camping trip at Smith Rock State Park. Our campsite had a view of nesting bald eagles… and beautiful rock formations.

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).

July 4, 2012

Cape Lookout camping

Camping at Cape Lookout is something we have done twice every year for the past five years and we’re not looking to end the tradition any time soon.

September 8, 2011

Cape Lookout camping

A super foggy and cold weekend of camping at Cape Lookout. Stunning nonetheless.

June 10, 2011

Cape Lookout camping

I enjoy seeing how different the light looks throughout a couple of days camping at Cape Lookout… as seen in these photos.