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“Are you done now, can you learn to knit or maybe do something less destructive to your body?” -mom

Learning from my first 120 mile race.

It is a really, really, really, long way!

A light mist in the air, a nip of cold, our hearts racing with anticipation, this was it, the beginning of what was about to be a very long weekend. 1,225 more words


Hiking Mount St. Helens - The Loowit Trail Loop

Mt. St. Helen’s Loowit Trail Loop:

~32 Miles and 15 hours~

~June Lake Trailhead~

Once a person passes his mid-20s, he instantly and exponentially becomes worse at processing any amounts of liquor. 335 more words

Hiking And Backpacking

Winter Climbing Mount St. Helens

I can now call myself a Mountaineer! Well, barely…

A good friend from work picked me up from my Portland home at 3:30am on a cold January morning. 281 more words


Day 129 - goat rocks wilderness 

I was the last to leave the camp, shortly after Cardboard. The morning was nice and relaxed. Someone has giant feet – I found out later that was Cardboard. 313 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Mt. Saint Helens

August 5, 2015
I can remember the day Mt. Saint Helens blew and the ash that darkened the Carolina blue sky the days after.  At that time I didn’t know the significance of the findings that scientists would discover in the landscape.   709 more words


Annie came home to visit this summer. We had a pretty good time.