trail condition

Mount Rainier – wildflowers in peak!

Posted by on August 16, 2014 at 4:48 pm

Need I say more? Enjoy!!!!

Kalaloch and Hole-in-the-Wall

Posted by on August 4, 2014 at 4:35 pm

From Kalaloch Lodge we drove north for about 45 minutes to Rialto Beach to time our beach walk with the tides so we could reach Hole-in-the-Wall. It’s 2 miles each way, so you have to leave AT LEAST 45 min to walk the beach up to Hole-in-the-Wall and get there by low tide so you […]

Hurricane Ridge hiking – wildflower report

Posted by on August 3, 2014 at 4:30 pm

We hiked this on Sunday Aug 3 and the wildflowers were about peak, I think? There were not all that many, and they looked dry and tired to me, but I am no master gardener. Rainier’s wildflowers are in peak right now (8/18) so perhaps Hurricane is having a delayed peak? In any case – […]

Olympic Discovery Trail – Sequim start

Posted by on July 20, 2014 at 4:42 pm

We did our first ride on the Olympic Discovery Trail using the Sequim start (Railroad Bridge Park). The trail is developed all the way to Port Angeles. It’s really awesome! We didn’t make it quite all the way (I think it’s 10 miles from Sequim to PA) but did do 17 total. We just ran […]

Gibbs Lake

Posted by on December 28, 2013 at 10:46 pm

This 2.6 mile hike is a great way to stretch your legs enroute to Port Townsend for lunch or dinner (or a visit to the “rock store” which is really a book store with a ton of crystals). The trail was pretty easy to follow if you pay attention to the notations in the write-up […]