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Portland or Bust

Hi Friends,

You may have noticed via social media that my husband, our dog, and I have moved to the great Pacific North West! Portland…. to be more specific. 739 more words

Trail truths on the Cooper Spur

It was a shitty hike. There are a lot of things I could probably blame for it: a restless night of sleep, an even earlier than my usual ass o’clock wake up call, more altitude, more exposure, more wildfire smoke turning the horizon to opaque haze. 727 more words


Solo for six+ hours

According to FAA regulations an applicant for a commercial pilot’s license (CPL) is required to fly a solo flight (only person in the aircraft) with a total of three landings and one leg of the trip must be to a destination exceeding 250 nautical miles away from your starting point (250 NM= 288 miles = 453 km). 1,159 more words

Flight Training

Only 2 Ski Areas Are Still Open In The USA [Operating Hours + General Info]

While the Palmer lift is currently on standby today due to an undisclosed reason, the iconic lift will continue serve up summer turns through Labor Day weekend. 337 more words


Week 5 PCT: Cascade Locks to Timberline Lodge

Tempting myself to look down I shudder at the hundred foot drop bellow me, this was my experience crossing the ‘Bridge of The Gods.’ This monumental bridge is where Washington meets Oregon, along the Pacific Crest Trail. 283 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Mt Hood Meadows: a dramatic recreation

I’m alone on trails a lot.

And the aloneness is bigger the higher up the mountain I go.

I mean this literally but I think it is true of all our journeys, the ones that lead us up the corporate ladder or deep within ourselves. 799 more words


One Word Sunday Challenge: Horizon

Debbie over at Travel With Intent has a One Word Sunday Challenge and her topic this week is Horizon.

Qi (energy) hug


Cee Neuner