07/26 - Hike to Watson Lakes and Anderson... 14 of us drove up to the Mt Baker area and hiked to a couple of lakes in a dramatic setting with waterfalls cascading down from the surrounding cliffs and the rugged snow-covered peaks above.
07/20 - Cornet Bay Overnight 34 enjoyed the spacious grounds at Cornet Bay Environmental Learning Center
07/10 - Hike Noble Knob 7/9 18 of us hiked along a beautiful high ridge just outside Mt Rainier NP, and were delighted by a profusion of wildflowers with Rainier rising above and many other peaks visible as well.
07/05 - Hike Crystal Peak 7/2 12 of us did the fairly strenuous hike up Crystal Peak in Mt Rainier NP and were rewarded with close-up views of Rainier, the other 4 volcanoes in WA, and Mt Hood in OR, with fields of wildflowers at peak along the way.
05/30 - Hike Iron Bear to Teanaway Ridge... 15 of us and two dogs took advantage of an exceptionally beautiful Memorial Day weekend and hiked the Iron Bear trail up on to the Teanaway Ridge, with lots of wildflowers and nice views of the Stuart Range and Mt Rainier.