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Index Wall

Just before you reach Steven’s Pass in the upcoming months, I recommend you stop in the town of Index. Drive slow, stop at the stop sign, and if you see someone outside their house, wave! 45 more words


little si.

I went on a hike last weekend with a dear friend and was reminded– again– how much natural magic is in the PNW. Little Si is a 5-mile, round trip trek through the lower mountains just outside of North Bend. 109 more words


Time to (geo)cache in

The GPS unit said I was about there. So I tucked it back into my pocket and started looking around.

I was on the Long Path on the top of the Palisades, near a kind-of-hidden rock ledge overlooking the Hudson River. 1,265 more words


Meal Idea: Chili

First things first:  This aspiring PCT thru-hiker got to see Wild last night!  Before I write about what I thought of the movie, I feel I should explain my thoughts on the Wild phenomenon.  689 more words


Ullscarth - After a bit of a Search

Tue 25 Nov 2014
Me and Richard, still in Borrowdale and the weather was not good… However, I was still chasing Richard’s undone Wainwrights and this was the biggest one he hadn’t done. 1,434 more words


Mt.Kumotori via Kamosawa to Mitsumine

Clocking at 2,017 MASL, Mt.Kumotori (雲取山) towers over Tokyo and the surrounding Chichibu-Tama-Kai National Park (秩父多摩甲斐国立公園) mountains. One thing good about hiking these mountains is the relative ease of access from Tokyo. 857 more words