Day Hikes we love

Join us as we explore shorter hikes.  Daylong and awesome!

Glacier National Park: Visiting during a Pandemic Year

Glacier National Park: Visiting during a Pandemic Year

Glacier National Park in the Fall of the year of Covid-19 is very crowded. Add a camper that's too tall to travel on Going to the Sun Road, and it isn't ideal. However, it's still amazing and we've enjoyed it like crazy. Noelle here, by the way. We drove up from...

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Kootenai Falls, Montana:  Stop here!

Kootenai Falls, Montana: Stop here!

Kootenai Falls is on Highway 2, which crosses Northern Montana and takes you all the way to Glacier National Park. Noelle here, by the way. The drive itself is beautiful as we meandered through mountains and valleys and along rivers. I'd read about the falls on...

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PCT Day Hike: Chinook Pass on Mt. Rainier

PCT Day Hike: Chinook Pass on Mt. Rainier

Noelle here: Of all the fire mountains which like beacons, once blazed along the Pacific Coast, Mount Rainier is the noblest. ...John Muir I'm in love with this mountain, ever since Steve and I backpacked the Wonderland Trail some 20+ years ago. She holds such happy...

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PCT Day Hike: McKenzie Pass, Oregon

PCT Day Hike: McKenzie Pass, Oregon

Noelle here: I was 12 when my family moved from Louisiana to Oregon. For the first few summers, we went everywhere and saw all there was to see. Friends joked that our family had seen more of the state than lifers. Well that was a few years back, a large few, and now...

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