2017/10/29 – Gunnshy Peak / 提防峯

Photos from this trip can be found here. Taking advantage of the largely snow free southern aspect on the mountains, yellow pup and I tackled this harder-to-reach destination in Wild Sky Wilderness day after our leisure outing on Index Creek Trail. Other than gorgeous views high up, the insanely steep start was what I remembered the most … More 2017/10/29 – Gunnshy Peak / 提防峯

2017/10/28 – Index Creek Trail / 索引溪小道

Photos from this trip can be found here. Black pup indicated that he wasn’t yet ready for prime time, so I forewent our original plan and took him on another conditioner. The one-lane Baring Bridge over South Fork Skykomish had just been reopened two weeks ago, after having undergone emergency repairs since June of this year. … More 2017/10/28 – Index Creek Trail / 索引溪小道

2017/10/22 – Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park Backcountry V / 銀杏石化森林州立公園野外之五

Photos from this trip can be found here. Rain all weekend long in the Cascades gave the excuse to do our first fall hike out east. We returned to Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park Backcountry a little over a year later, a conditioning outing for the black pup since his last trip with us in May of … More 2017/10/22 – Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park Backcountry V / 銀杏石化森林州立公園野外之五