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Tumwater Dam

The Tumwater Dam is located between Leavenworth and Stevens pass, near milepost 95. It was built in 1909 by The Great Northern Railway Company. It was one of the biggest dams of its time this side of Niagara Falls. 142 more words

Little Brother


That day we went up to the watchtower 

Towers now beside other Cascade hours 

And I reside there where the clouds came 

Over crevassed spires  363 more words


2018/3/10 - Melted Mountain / 融化山

Photos from this trip can be found here.

With the heightened avalanche danger in the Cascades this weekend, pup and I sought out places with minimal open terrain and settled on this woodsy mountain. 332 more words


virginia hikes: Wilson Mountain Trail & Sprouts Run Trail Loop, March 4 2018

One aspect of my hike and trip reports is that I keep my personal ratings of the hikes, mostly for myself as part of the reflection process. 1,804 more words


Review: Amtrak Cascades from Seattle to Vancouver

I have a third cousin who lives in Vancouver who I hadn’t seen in years when I went on my trip to Alaska and Seattle so instead of flying home from SeaTac I decided to seek out another flight on a wonderful airline from British Columbia, instead. 591 more words

General Travel

One Photo of Mt. St. Helens and who is in charge again?

Good Morning Ted and Jody:

Nancy is teaching a purse making class today in Longview, so I drove up into the Cascades and shot Mt. St. 145 more words

Summer Park & Rec

How do you make holy water? … you boil the hell out of it.

This past summer Ryan and I decided to sign our family up for some fun water activities through the Eugene’s Park and Recreation.   296 more words