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The long way to Stehekin

Part of my reasoning for visiting Lake Chelan was to take a trip to the mysterious, secluded Stehekin.

And the only way to do that in the ‘off season’ is to go via boat. 1,037 more words

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Canoeing: You can get wet – or worse

An earlier post here told about a canoe trip on the Winchester Wasteway taken by Officer John and Editor John. That served as a practice run for Officer John to take his friend Keith on a return trip to Central Washington’s Wasteway this Memorial Day. 545 more words

Travel

East of the Mountains

The weather sucked this last weekend.  Rain.  Sun.  Rain.  Sun.  Rain, rain, rain.  Today?  90% chance of rain.  Almost makes me welcome going to work. 452 more words

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Sixth grade soaks up the sun in Vantage

The sixth grade traveled to Vantage in central Washington for a week of camping, climbing, hiking and studying of geology. The students had the opportunity to visit Dry Falls as well as Lake Lenore Caves. 120 more words

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Trail Log: Ancient Lakes

I’ll admit to being a bit of a fair weather hiker. Despite living in the Pacific Northwest, I don’t love the rain (do most people who live here?). 1,464 more words

Family

Cowiche Uplands

Springtime has arrived in the Yakima Valley. Before the heat arrives & the rattlesnakes stake their territory, a hike in the Cowiche Canyon Conservatory was in order.    47 more words

Crescent Bar, WA

This photo was taken while the Columbia river was very low because of a lower dam issue.  Further down the river is the fabulous Gorge… 65 more words

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