Look What You Made Me Do – Coyote Wall Hike

I don’t keep up with Taylor Swift, in fact many times I hear one of her songs I have no idea it is her. But here I am in my robe on a relaxing Sunday, listening to “Look What You Made Me Do”. It’s probably the first Swift song I went to listen to knowing…

Cape Lookout Hike

I don’t even know what’s going on with the world right now. I mean I know a lot of bad things are always occurring and maybe we just know more about them now because we have access to so many forms of communication and news outlets than ever before, but seriously WHAT’S GOING ON?¬†Seriously, the…

Cape Horn Trail Loop, Washington

It’s been the summer of gorgeous hikes. I guess all of my summers involve many gorgeous hikes. So that was kind of a pointless sentence to start with. Let’s start over. It’s been another great summer full of gorgeous hikes. The biggest difference being the awesome company and the milder summer weather. And it’s only…

Coyote Wall Trail, Washington

I love going on the same hike in different seasons. The hike can look completely different from one season to the next. In the Pacific Northwest, there are so many wildflowers that come in different months that change the environment of the hike. I love that about the change in the seasons and even between…

Coyote Wall Hike

Coyote Wall Hike on the Washington side of the Gorge is¬†a medium challenge hike that quickly ascends up the hill side about half way through the hike. At first, we did a zigzag up the hill in a wide open meadow – making sure to turn around and look at the vast view. It was…

Paradise Park Trail, Mt. Hood Oregon

You’re capable of tapping into nature’s finest by your body alone. What a fantastic tool to have. I originally hiked up to Paradise Park back in July 2011 and have been wanting to hike it again ever since. This month I made it happen. You can drive to Timberline Lodge and get on the Pacific…