Everything you Need to Know about Thru-Hiking the Arizona Trail

In February of 2017, I decided to hike the AZT on a whim. The trail is an 803 mile trail running North and South from the borders of Mexico to Utah. I gave myself not even two weeks to prepare for this trip. It turned out great, but depending on how thorough you want to [...]

Blue Lake- North Cascades Region

Blue Lake is a great day-hike in the North Cascades. The only thing not so great about it, is the trail may have crowds. This trail is really only hikable three months out of the year, July to September. You can go swimming in the sub-alpine lake, but even in the summer, the temperature of [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:42:31+00:00 September 7th, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Forests, Washington|2 Comments

Chain Lakes Loop Trail- A Great Washington Hike

Chain Lakes Loop Trail is a great hike in the Mount Baker Region! It is a 6 mile loop hike and traverses through Mountain passes, lakes, rivers and more. It is so beautiful! It is one of my favorite hikes in the area! […]

By | 2017-07-31T02:36:12+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Forests, Washington|0 Comments

Skyline Divide Trail- Mount Baker Area, Washington

Skyline Divide Trail is one of my favorite trails in Washington. It is in the Mount Baker Area in Snoqualmie Natinoal Forest.  You head up a series of switchbacks and before you know it, you are on this ridge line and it can last as long as you want it to really. This area can be [...]

By | 2017-07-31T02:43:39+00:00 August 20th, 2016|All Blog Entries, Backpacking, National Forests, Washington|0 Comments

Heliotrope Ridge- Mount Baker Area

Heliotrope Ridge is a great hike in the Mount Baker Area. It is located in Snoqualmie National Forest. This hike is used as a day-hike and a multi-day trip. If you have an adventurous spirit, you can actually do a lot up here! Like ski down a glacier. But there is also a more casual [...]

By | 2017-07-31T02:56:48+00:00 August 16th, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Forests, Washington|0 Comments

Yellow Aster Butte Trail- Washington

The Yellow Aster Butte trail, located in the state of Washington, is a short but strenuous 2.5 mile hike to the top. It is in the Mount Baker Wilderness and has phenomenal views! One of my favorite hikes in the Mount Baker area! […]

By | 2017-07-31T10:48:45+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Backpacking, National Forests, Washington|4 Comments

Lower Falls- Gifford Pinchot National Forest

Gifford Pinchot National Forest is home to Mount St. Helens (which is a huge volcano!) This 1,368,300 acre of land is home to forests, mountains, rivers, waterfalls, river valleys, wilderness, and more volcanoes! It’s a great place to check out!  […]

By | 2017-07-31T12:53:04+00:00 July 30th, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Forests, Washington|0 Comments

Drift Creek Falls Trail-240 ft suspending bridge

Drift Creek Falls Tail is a 3.1 mile out and back trail (round-trip), that weaves you through thicket forests in Oregon, offering amazing shots of the moss-covered trees. It is particularly in Siuslaw National Forest. The ending part of the trail seems to be the main attraction offering a 240 foot suspending bridge with a [...]

By | 2017-07-31T13:23:50+00:00 July 21st, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Forests, Oregon|0 Comments

Cape Perpetua- One of my favorites for Coastal Views

Cape Perpetua is located on the Central Oregon Coast in Lincoln County. It is one of my favorite places for Coastal Views in all of California and Oregon. It offers scenic trails through a jungle-like landscape and you get to experience the rough waters of the coast on these rocks that bring you right out [...]

By | 2017-07-31T13:41:24+00:00 July 17th, 2016|All Blog Entries, National Forests, Oregon|0 Comments

Oregon Sand Dunes National Recreation Area

If you want a huge white sand beach pretty much to yourself, this park is for you. I am not going to say it is a must see on the Oregon Coast but it definitely has something to offer if your looking for something to do and your in the area. This recreation site is [...]

By | 2016-08-14T15:41:48+00:00 July 15th, 2016|National Forests, Oregon|0 Comments