The Cascade Range or Cascades is a major mountain range of western North America, extending from southern British Columbia through Washington and Oregon to Northern California. It includes both non-volcanic mountains, such as the North Cascades, and the notable volcanoes known as the High Cascades. ~Wikipedia
Alaska Mountain was another place deep in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness accessible via the Pacific Crest Trail.
Jack Ridge borders the western edge of The Enchantments. It also meets the massive Stuart Range on the southern end.
We climbed Cape Horn and Ladies Peak as the black lab made his first overnight trip.
Mount Torment was my final technical climb on the Washington State Top 200 Peaks list.
Mount Degenhardt was my third and final trip to the Pickets this season after last week.
Mount Fury has been on my radar in recent years. But the remoteness has had me put it on hold until now.
I had my first close encounter with Liberty Cap from the main summit (Columbia Crest) in 2013.
Blue Slam, aka Agnes Mountain and Gunsight Peak, was another remote climb in the Glacier Peak Wilderness.
Mount Challenger West Peak could have been part of our Northern Picket Traverse three years ago.
On this Fourth of July weekend, I went tackling Le Conte Slam via the famous Ptarmigan Traverse.
We couldn't make it over to Fourmile Ridge three years ago. So here we were, three years later!
Dandy Peak was today's backup plan. We were also in the area two years ago on Dandy Mountain.
Today the pups and I went up to South Cle Elum Ridge East. We visited the west end back in April.
Big Methow Needle, or The Needles, has been on my list for several years because I couldn't find a partner.
Ten years after setting the goal to hike (at least) once a week, I celebrated the 10th anniversary on Lincoln Peak.
I opted for somewhere new, and dry, after going up to Nasikelt Peak and Lumiere Ridge the day before.