Weekend Gem-French Pete, Pat and Rebel Hike & Bike

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

In my quest to immerse myself in the best Old-Growth Valleys in the Northwest, I went down to the Three Sisters area to make a loop out of French Pete and Rebel Creeks. Dropping a bike off at French Pete TH, I headed the 3 miles down the road to hike up Rebel and into […]

Timeless Trails-The Olympic N.P. and High Divide Loop

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

My first backpacking trip was in the wild Olympic Mountains, we went up the Hoh River to Glacier Meadows and then backtracked down the river before climbing up to the High Divide. From then on, I started a love affair with this amazing range. The formal record of a proposal for a new national park […]

Timeless Trails-A brief history of epic trails

Posted by on May 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Trail: The Wonderland Where does it go: Around Mt. Rainier Miles: 93 “There is a trail that encircles the mountain. It is a trail that leads through primeval forests, close to the mighty glaciers, past waterfalls and dashing torrents, up over ridges, and down into canyons; it leads through a veritable wonderland of beauty and […]