Cathedral Lakes Pilgrimage

Cathedral Lake, Cathedral Peak (on left),and Cathedral Pass (low point beyond lake). Cathedral Lakes Pilgrimage by Andy Dappen Forty two miles is a long way for a weekend warrior to walk. Your body sweats;... Read More...

Subaru Love!

by Sarah Shaffer I am driving my second Subaru now. My first was an Outback and now I own a Forester. We all have our reasons we enjoy our vehicles, or reasons we don't enjoy them but below are the top reasons... Read More...

Cannon Mountain-Hel Basin

Climbing an avalanche path above the ice bulge yielding springtime access to Hel Basin. by Andy Dappen A week ago, with the vernal equinox bearing down upon us, Tom Janisch and I searched for an appropriate ... Read More...

Everybody Out(doors) Day – June 13

Jason Jablonski and Sarah Barkley giving a presentation at last year's event on good running form. Everybody Out(doors) Day What kind of nonsense is this… use National Outdoors Day (June 13) to go indoors so... Read More...

John Muir & the Missing Fuel

Although the John Muir Trail is out of our geographical zone we typically post about, we felt it may be nice to imagine warm weather again and extended backpacking adventures. These biting cold  short days some... Read More...