The North Cascades are a section of the Cascade Range of western North America. They span the border between the Canadian province of British Columbia and the U.S. state of Washington and are officially named in the U.S. and Canada as the Cascade Mountains. ~Wikepedia
It took some wrong turns to get to the south entrance to Lord Hill Regional Park finally.
While most people were opening up presents, the pups and I checked out the Heybrook Lookout.
The reopening of Road 63 to the Blanca Lake Trailhead gave us the chance to explore Goblin mountain.
Mad Eagle Peak by Mount Redoubt was the last big mountain to reach my personal goal for the season.
The Devore Creek Fire in late July kept us from reaching the mountain earlier in the season.
Devils Tongue by the Canadian border was going to be our Labor Day weekend trip this year.
Bearcat Ridge was on the list last summer before the hot weather forced a change in plans.
Over the years, I'd see the mountain during various trips in the North Cascades.
I wanted to make the best use of the last three-day weekend of this year by combining two mountains.
Due to the lack of maintenance, White River Trail past Boulder Creek was beyond brushy.
Johannesburg Mountain was a no-go. But I stuck around on my last day to explore something else.
Second time going through Cascade Pass this season. The weather was eerily similar to the first time.