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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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Hike to Blanca Lake

Blanca Lake: 7.5 miles RT – 2700 ft climb – 600 ft descent to the lake.  Total elev. 3300 ft. Oct. 9 2010.  The summer slipped by so quickly that we are already well into fall and I’ve only been … Continue reading

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Seattle Crab Company

★★☆☆☆☆ Seattle Crab Company | 1000 Northeast Northgate Way Seattle, WA 98125-6421    (206) 366-9225 As a result of a quiet day at the spa, Clara took the day off and we decided to go out for some lunch. Originally we planned … Continue reading

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PCT 2007 – Trader Joe’s instant Miso Soup may have saved my life…

Ok, maybe that’s a little bit of an overstatement, but looking back, the soup, some oranges and oatmeal carried me for four days. As I described in my Cutthroat to Glacier post, I pushed  it a little too hard and … Continue reading

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