This one was a BURNER for sure! There was a ton of snow, but doable enough with only poles and some yaktraxs! It was such a beautiful, clear day that even though this hike had some steep climbs in the snow - it was so worth it all! Look at these peaks! We celebrated losing... Continue Reading →
What a view, huh? Totally worth the 22 mile roundtrip journey and unfortunately fracturing my ankle on the way back out D: I don't know how I hiked 7 miles out on a fractured ankle, but I would have to say it is all from pure adrenaline. Pete Lake Along the way, we took a... Continue Reading →
Length: 2.0 miles Elevation: 400 ft Not too long ago, we spent a Saturday morning hiking to Franklin Falls. Usually a 2.0 mile round trip hike, turned into a 8.0 mile round trip hike due to the road being closed. I fractured my ankle in August on a backpacking trip to Spectacle Lake (that reminds... Continue Reading →
I've been really sluffing on blogging anything, but here was one of my recent hikes to Heather Lake with some of my friends. Pictures can't describe how beautiful this place was! So green and so peaceful (:
Surprisingly, taken with my handy dandy iPhone 6! I was on the ferry heading back to Mukilteo from a day of crabbing on Whidbey Island. It was a cold day and it was suppose to rain, but the sun came out and made a beautiful appearance! My hands were numb from pulling up crab cages and... Continue Reading →
Poo Poo Point - Chirico Trail was about a 4 mile round trip hike. It is a shorter hike compared to the other trails, but pretty steep. Once you get to the top, there is a beautiful view over Issaquah, downtown Bellevue, and a view of the eastside. If you are familiar with Grey's Anatomy,... Continue Reading →
My first hike ever in the great PNW! I have to say, it was pretty tiring, but it is a great hike for first-timers like me! Next time, wear my hiking boots -_-"
Last weekend, my boyfriend's snowshoeing class went to Mt. Baker and for the first time in awhile, I didn't work on a Saturday. I'm usually not a nature type of person either, but wanted to snowshoe for the first time. I got some hiking boots that were on sale for $29 and rented snowshoes for... Continue Reading →