After yesterday's strenuous outing, I found this new and relaxing hike east of the crest.
While looking for a new hike that didn't require snow gear, I realized we could go to Mission Ridge.
The weather looked equally bad everywhere. So the pup and I made another attempt to dodge the rain out east.
Today turned out to be the only sunny day in the week's forecast. On the spur of the moment, pup and I got in this short climb in mid-afternoon.
Original plan of spending the day in Salmon La Sac area fell through due to poor weather conditions.
Last I checked the weather forecast, nearly the entire Cascades was getting snow most of the day.
Long drive to the trailhead made the late start seem even later, already four other cars parked when the pup and I arrived. It was sunny like the weather forecast…
Photos from this trip can be found here. Liberty Beehive Road (NF9712) appeared to be closed for the season as the gate was up and there was enough snow piled…
Got a late start from Mission Ridge Ski Resort trailhead but managed to get to the top before sunset. Not sure whether the name of the peak was made up,…
Zero views on top made for a good conditioner nonetheless.