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Mount Hood (5/7/2017)

With at least two new Cascade volcanoes we want to tackle this Spring/Summer, Mack and I knew we needed to fit in at least one familiar climb to train on before then. 1,627 more words

Pacific Northwest

Through the Clouds

Just as the journey defines
the destination so does that
first step off into absolute

moving forward up and away
vertigo has no bearing for… 166 more words

Climber Dies After Fall On Mount Hood

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a 32-year-old Seattle climber has died in a 600-foot fall on Mount Hood.

The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office says the man suffered severe injuries after sliding down steep terrain Sunday morning. 60 more words


A rare clear day

I was under no false pretences when I booked a February trip to Portland, Oregon. I used to live on a coast and I get that winter weather can be grey and dreary. 188 more words


The Hood and the Flowers

I need to do my Oregonian friends justice. They say there is sunshine in the PNW. And they are right. Here is the proof! This evening I returned from a 12 day trip to Portland. 190 more words


Mount Hood Simple Painting

Thanks to Cee for the photo that inspired this painting! Here are links to both of her photography sites. She has provided a lot of inspiration for my art and encouraged my photography as well. 57 more words

Cee's Photo Challenge

Mount Hood

Drove up to Timberline Lodge and the sun was out and the sky was clear and the snow banks were 15-20 feet high on the side of the road. 493 more words