HIKES BY YEAR: 2016
December 26, 2016
This is an easy snowshoe hike near Mount Hood. The trail is along a road that is closed in the winter, with the lake and Mount Hood in view about half-way around.
December 24, 2016
Christmas Eve snowshoe to Lower and Upper Twin Lakes from the Frog Lake SnoPark near Mount Hood: 5.6 miles roundtrip with 875 feet elevation gain.
November 28, 2016
This is an easy hike to a grouping of basalt pinnacles.
October 28, 2016
This has been one of my favorite hikes in the Columbia River Gorge for a long time, and one that I never get tired of.
October 22, 2016
Loop hike at the top of Larch Mountain
October 8, 2016
One night backpacking trip, with heavy rain and high winds
September 25, 2016
One night backpacking trip in Indian Heaven Wilderness, with day hikes in the Lakes Basin and to Lemei Rock.
September 10, 2016
One night backpacking trip on Mount Hood: camping at Cairn Basin with a day hike to McNeil Point
August 25, 2016
Three night backpacking trip in the Enchantments, Alpine Lakes Wilderness (near Leavenworth, Washington)
August 10, 2016
Three night backpacking trip to the Green Lakes area at the base of South Sister, with day hikes to Broken Top and Golden Lake.