December 14, 2019
December is a great time to hike at Silver Falls State Park. The lodge and park entrance are all dressed up for the holidays, water levels are higher in the waterfalls, and there are far fewer crowds.
December 30, 2018
Shuttle hike on the Clackamas River Trail: Fish Creek to Indian Henry trailhead
December 22, 2018
The Trail of 10 Waterfalls hike in Silver Falls State Park is a waterfall lover’s dream. In the winter, the park has more water in the falls and fewer crowds… a perfect time to visit.
June 1, 2017
For my first visit to Yosemite National Park, we stayed in the tent cabins at Half Dome Village and explored a bit.
November 5, 2015
I spent my birthday hiking alongside Multnomah Creek, starting at Multnomah Falls and finishing with a post-hike lunch in the lodge.
April 26, 2015
The trail to Triple Falls sustained significant damage in the fall of 2014 and was closed until a few weeks ago. This has long been one of my favorite places in Oregon, with four waterfalls, moss-covered trees and rocks, and two beautiful creeks.
March 9, 2015
Distance: 7.7 miles Elevation gain: 1,100 ft. Location: Southwest Washington, Gifford Pinchot National Forest One of my favorite hikes, the Siouxon Creek trail has plenty of sights: a lush forest full of moss and ferns, a crystal-clear stream with pools of emerald green water, and several stunning waterfalls.
February 14, 2015
The Trail of 10 Falls hike in Silver Falls State Park is a waterfall lover’s dream. It’s popular and crowded, but with more waterfalls that can be seen on any hike in the region and beautiful creeks running through the entire canyon, it is well worth a visit.
January 10, 2015
Combine these two hikes for an easy couple of hours of hiking.
October 4, 2014
This is a short loop hike through forest and meadows to two waterfalls in the Mount Hood Meadows ski resort area.