Post Tagged with: "Pacific Crest Trail"

John Muir Trail Part II: Forester Pass to Rae Lakes

John Muir Trail Part II: Forester Pass to Rae Lakes

The John Muir Trail’s narrow tread stretched ahead across the flatland as far as our eyes could see, with ghostly grey-blue peaks framing the vista from southeast to northwest in the far distance, and the shadows of fast-scudding clouds zipping quickly westward across the flat lands in front of us.

by January 17, 2013 0 comments Fireside, Trail of the Week, Trails
North Fork Meadows North Cascades National Park

North Fork Meadows North Cascades National Park

North Fork Meadows in North Cascades National Park is a magical place. Situated in a cirque carpeted with brilliant sedge swards and wildflowers, surrounded by jagged pinnacles soaring above the valley, it is a place you will never forget.

by December 14, 2012 0 comments Trail of the Week, Trails
Dry Creek Falls

Dry Creek Falls

Your journey will begin a bit inauspiciously, as you cross the on-ramp for Bridge of the Gods and briefly parallel roaring I-84. This only lasts about 0.2 miles, though. After crossing under an overpass, turn right on a gravel road, following the signs to the Pacific Crest Trail, which will be on the left after about 100 yards.

by April 19, 2012 0 comments Trail of the Week
Washington Trails Association April Outlook

Washington Trails Association April Outlook

It’s ridiculous how lucky we are to live and backpack in Washington. Really.

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Community