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S - Seaquest State Park: Castle Rock, Washington


For “S” in  the A-Z Challenge, I’ve chosen to write about Seaquest State Park’s campground.  It’s near Mount St Helens.


Just off I-5, an hour north of Portland, lies Mount St Helens, one of the “Ring of Fire” volcanoes that line the Pacific coastline.  521 more words


Best Practice (Best Available Technology) for Wet Tailings Management

Here is a challenge written up in a recent comment on a previous blog posting:

I would love to see someone write a paper on the merits of a wet tailings pond.

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Wenatchee: Ohme Gardens

I went to a conference in Chelan last September, and Jon came over to meet me for the weekend. We had already been to Chelan, so we decided to stay about 30 minutes away in beautiful Wenatchee. 533 more words

Pacific Northwest Motorcycle Day Trippin on the Land Yacht, aka K1200LT

Finally made the move from Thailand back to the US and have settled down in Redmond, Washington, or the “Eastside” as Seattle folks call it. Been busy with the new job and the move but finally managed to get out for a ride! 532 more words

Motorcycle Trips And Tours

Lake Wenatchee

Taken at the waterfront of Lake Wenatchee at the Lake Wenatchee State Park in Washington. This lake is a glacier and snowmelt fed lake in the Wenatchee national forest on the eastern slope of the Cascades mountain range. 39 more words


Crowning Glory: The Mariachi Sombrero

One spring day, while I was knee-deep in producing a report at my cluttered desk for a Seattle, Washington health-care institution, I received an email from our Human Resources department. 1,440 more words


Lake Wenatchee State Park - Leavenworth, Washington


National Geographic Traveler calls Washington State’s Cascades Loop: “One of America’s grandest, most spectacular drives.”  The inland portion of the Loop runs 400 miles from Everett  over the Cascade Mountains (the “south loop”), up the east side of Lake Chelan, and back to Interstate 5 at Burlington (the “north loop.”).   1,046 more words