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Day 3 – Lava Springs to Stream in the Forest

Aug. 16th.  Distance 11.2 miles.  Ascent 1710 ft.  Descent 1098 ft. Return to Backpacking page We started trending to earlier starts, waking around 7:30 this morning.  Of course, the through hikers had long left – with their goals of 25-40 … Continue reading

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Day2 – Riley Creek to Lava Springs

Aug 15th – Distance – 10.4 miles.  Ascent 505 ft.  Descent 1739 ft. Return to Backpacking page I had a great sleep the first night out – with a cloudless sky, the stars were out though obscured by a bright … Continue reading

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2008 – Chilkoot Trail Epilogue

Over the last few weeks as I’ve looked through the photo’s and written about the great time we had on the Chilkoot trail, I was compelled to go back to the library and reread some of the first person accounts … Continue reading

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