Within Washington State, U.S. Route 2 (US 2) connects the western and eastern regions of the state as a part of the state and the national highway systems. Wikipedia
Now that the Stevens Pass area was a ghost town, it was an even better time to visit.
The pup and I visited Cascade Mountain's northern neighbor for a view do-over.
The hike to Coney Creek crossing at mile 3 was at times rocky but overall smooth sailing.
Big Chief Mountain has been on the back burner due to its proximity to the Stevens Pass Ski Resort.
In preparation for tomorrow's Big Climb event, yellow pup and I headed out on another long-day adventure.
I'd driven through the hairpin turn on Highway 2 numerous times but never turned onto the road by Tunnel Creek.
K9 was a surprise find when my friend and I spotted it from Windy Mountain back in January.