While waiting for the deeper snow to settle, we resorted to what some refer to as a dumpster dive.
K9 was a surprise find when my friend and I spotted it from Windy Mountain back in January.
Mailbox Peak had become super popular over the years since our first trip from a decade ago.
It's that time of the year when I start looking for hikes in the rain shadow for views and sunshine.
For hikes as straightforward as Lyman Hill, pup and I tend to get ourselves into a pickle.
Green Mountain near North Bend has always been one of my favorite off-season destinations.
We welcomed the New Year atop Granite Mountain in the crisp, albeit subfreezing, air.
This year I managed to rally two friends to help spice up the typically low-key outing.
Some refer to Devils Mountain as a "dumpster dive" destination or the backup of a backup plan.