15 Easy Ways to Enjoy GREAT OUTDOORS MONTH!

June is jam-packed with all kinds of splendiferous specialness (new word I just made up): Wedding. Anniversaries. Graduations. Father’s Day. The first day of summer. And GREAT OUTDOORS MONTH! Yeah, baby! Are you as excited as I am? Here are … Continued

Black Diamonds and Saving Private Highin’

  There I was. Chugging down-trail from a postcard-perfect afternoon at Indian Henry’s Hunting Ground at Mount Rainier. We switchbacked through old growth forests and high country meadows marinaded in wildflowers and fall finery. Lunched at the back country patrol … Continued

Mount Rainier’s Most Spectacular Season

We got started a little late. But the Mountain waited for us to catch up, fluttering her fall frocks in all their rich autumnal glory. Old Iron Knees and I hike Mount Rainier National Park whenever we can, year-round. But … Continued

Wildflowers Laugh It Up At Mount Rainier!

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“… the most luxuriant and the most extravagantly beautiful of all the alpine gardens I ever beheld in all my mountain-top wanderings.” – John Muir on wildflower meadows at Mount Rainier’s Paradise   Mount Rainier’s wildflower meadows are world-renowned. Indeed, … Continued

The Best Campground at Mount Rainier?

Your luggage is packed. You’ve got enough camping gear to choke a mule. Your feet can’t wait to hit those Mount Rainier trails.  But you haven’t quite decided on where you want to set up camp. Which Rainier campground is … Continued