Within Washington State, U.S. Route 97 (US 97) is a 322-mile (518 km) route which traverses from the Oregon state line in Maryhill to the Canada–US border near Oroville. ~Wikipedia
Photos from this trip can be found here. Spencer Peak is just south of Keystone Point separated by Spencer Canyon. It is also to the northeast of Swakane Peak separated…
Photos from this trip can be found here. A year ago to the date we were across the canyon on Humility Hill. On both trips had also made an attempt two…
Last I checked the weather forecast, nearly the entire Cascades was getting snow most of the day.
This time the canyon was warmer and more vibrant wrapped in fall colors.
Over the last few years it had become somewhat of a tradition to do a bigger trip over Fourth of July weekend.
Having gone up south peak four years ago, this time pups and I came back for the north peak.
Pups and I continued our quest in the Chelan Mountains to dodge the less than ideal weather in the Cascades.
To make yesterday’s 2.5-hour drive from Seattle to Teanaway worthwhile, I decided to stay east of the mountains and seek out a new hiking spot.