Mission Peak

The top of Mission Peak on a beautiful Autumn day. This sprawling peak is the highest spot between Wenatchee and Ellensburg. With about 6,000 feet of vertical relief above the Columbia River, it sports ... Read More...

Fourth of July Creek

Autumn along this trail has some great colors and cooler hiking conditions equal a happier exhausted hiker. The elevation gain of this trail is stiff (4,800 feet), but rewarding views start early in the hik... Read More...

Wanderings on Funk Mountain

Wanderings on Funk Mountain by Matthew Tangeman In the mood to get out, but not in the mood to exert too much energy? Maybe just want to zip up to a prominent high point to watch the day end? Funk Mountain is... Read More...

Larch Lakes-Pomas Pass Loop

Larch Lake from camp. by Sarah Shaffer A trip whose attractions offer a little bit of everything: lakes, passes, forests, rivers, and great views. As of Larch Lake from our campsite. The reflections were... Read More...

Black Peak & Corteo Peak

Black Peak (8970’) and Corteo Peak (8080’+) by Jim Brisbine August 4-7, 2017 For our 15th annual Mid-Summer Climbing Trip I teamed up with Jon, Todd, Eric, and Adam for a bid on Black Peak and Corteo Peak ne... Read More...

Buck Mountain Ride

by Matthew Tangeman Ask just about any Methow Valley local what their go-to mountain bike ride is, and there is a fair chance they’ll respond, “Buck Mountain.” A balanced mixture of Forest Service Roads, jeep ... Read More...

Byrd Point

Roger Gervin is quite the explorer and has authorized us to use his outing information on our website. Attached is a link to a trip Roger recently did to Byrd Point. This could be done as a hike, trail run or a... Read More...