August 2010 Archives

For several years now we've taken off on a weeklong hike.  First it was the 90-mile section from Manning Park, British Columbia (the northern terminus of the Pacific Crest Trail) to... Read more
Image via WikipediaThink Grindelwald, the Swiss Alps---think Mt. Rainier.  This time of year Mt. Rainier's alpine meadows at Paradise and Sunrise are blanketed with avalanche lilies, indian paintbrush, lupine,... Read more