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2016/9/24-26 – Castle Peak / 城堡峯

Last backpacking trip to wrap up the climbing season, which had been a great one.

2016/7/30-8/1 – West McMillan Spire / 西麥克米蘭尖塔
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2016/7/30-8/1 – West McMillan Spire / 西麥克米蘭尖塔

After witnessing the beauty of the Picket Range from Luna Peak earlier this season, I couldn’t wait to see more from another perspective.

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2016/7/2-4 – Chelan Slam / 奇蘭滿貫

Over the last few years it had become somewhat of a tradition to do a bigger trip over Fourth of July weekend.

2016/6/25-27 – Luna Peak / 露娜峯
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2016/6/25-27 – Luna Peak / 露娜峯

Pup and I slept by the trailhead to catch the early water taxi next morning to Big Beaver Campground. Hiking to the campground would have added an additional 14 miles to the trip.

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2016/4/30-5/1 – Colfax Peak + Sherman Peak / 科爾法克斯峯+雪曼峯

By climbing these two peaks earlier in the season, we had the advantage of better snow coverage over the cruxes.

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2015/9/26-29 – Goode Mountain / 古德山

Park Creek Trail had been closed off to all traffic this season due to damage resulted from wildfires.

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2015/9/12-14 – Mount Logan / 洛根山

The 16-mile approach into Thunder Basin felt extra long when views were scarce.

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2015/9/4-6 – Jack Mountain / 傑克山

This imposing feature off North Cascades Highway (SR 20) southeast end of Ross Lake can be seen from virtually any high points in North Cascades.

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2015/8/22-24 – West Fork Foss River Valley / 西支流福斯河谷

While waiting for North Cascades Highway to reopen, pups and I took a stroll through West Fork Foss River Valley.

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2015/8/15-16 – Ptarmigan Peak + Dot Mountain / 雷鳥峯+圓點山

I had completely underestimated the scale of Pasayten Wilderness on our first visit to the area three years ago.