Puget Sound is a sound along the northwestern coast of the U.S. state of Washington, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean, and part of the Salish Sea. ~Wikepedia
At the heart of Lopez Island in the San Juan Islands lies the serene Lopez Hill.
Today I visited Andy's Marine Park on Anderson Island while the pups were still in boarding.
On this day, we went up to Chuckanut Mountain North Peak and Raptor Ridge north of Chuckanut Mountain.
This weekend, we followed the 50% chance of rainfall back to Puget Sound and up Chuckanut Mountain.
We braved the bad weather and went up to Galbraith Mountain. We needed a scenery change.
Puget Sound had a lower chance of rainfall. So we made Mount Pickett our rainy day destination.
We followed the better weather up to Cama Beach Historical State Park and Camano Island State Park.
The overnight snowstorms caused many spin-outs over Snoqualmie Pass. So we stayed put on this side.
Today we visited Camano Island for the first time after having driven past the exit countless times.
We brought our young recruit out on his first hike. This trip could have been our shortest in 2019.
We wrapped up the Thanksgiving streak with our fourth and final trip on San Juan Island.
Some refer to Devils Mountain as a "dumpster dive" destination or the backup of a backup plan.
The prominence of Lookout Mountain 2677 near Bellingham makes up over 80% of it's overall stature.
While researching beginner hikes, I came upon this low-profile, moderate high point on the Kitsap Peninsula.
Surprisingly quiet for a heavy foot traffic Saturday afternoon. By "heavy" I meant more than a handful of people.
Turtleback Mountain and Ship Peak are part of the idyllic Turtleback Mountain Preserve.