WASHINGTON STATE

Fall adventures

Posted by on November 1, 2014 at 12:05 pm

If you’re looking for a good fall walk, try Fort Ward at the south end of Bainbridge. You can grab coffee in Lynwood Center, head out on a nice 5K walk along the water then up through the woods and back to the parking area at the boat ramp. Along the way you’ll see bunkers […]

Battle Point Park jog

Posted by on October 22, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The loop around Battle Point Park on Bainbridge is great for jogging. It’s stroller-friendly and just a few gentle grades. Two laps is a 5K. There’s a bathroom, water fountain, awesome playground, soccer fields, pond (two ponds in the winter!)… Every time we go the boys get even better at jogging, and we have a […]

Mt. Townsend

Posted by on September 1, 2014 at 9:49 am

Mount Townsend is a classic Olympic hike. The 6280′ summit is reached via an 8.2 mile roundtrip hike, climbing 2900′ in elevation from the upper trailhead. It’s a challenging 20% ascent, but the trail is well maintained and the view payoffs are (usually!) sizable! You’re likely to encounter many fellow hikers in the summer and […]

Mount Rainier – wildflowers in peak!

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

Need I say more? Enjoy!!!!

Olympic Discovery Trail – Port Townsend start

Posted by on August 15, 2014 at 4:27 pm