Posts tagged "North Cascades"

Camp Mission – Yellow Aster Butte & Tomyhoi

Here around the PNW,  the weather determines the ebb and flow of things. Where we go and what we do depends on whether mother nature decides to shine her sweet sun or bring torrential downpours. As it was, she decided that sweet sun would be served up for this particular weekend, and still winds to boot. There was also a promise of potentially seeing the Northern Lights roll across the...

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Camp Mission – Twin Lakes, Winchester Peak & High Pass

Sometimes, we just need to get out, get away from the city and pack as much of the Washington wilderness into our weekend as we can. This weekend was tackled with that mentality. Friday evening, we took off and decided to drive all the way up to the Twin Lakes area and set up camp that night. I was with two of our friends while my boyfriend had headed up...

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Camp mission – Harts Pass & Mazama

The ritual in the summer is pretty much every Thursday, someone checks the upcoming weekend weather on NOAA and wherever it's the driest and warmest is where we go. As this was the summer that we were getting ready for our big canyoneering trip to Zion, we also wanted to get some climbing in. Mazama was looking to be the place to be for just that. We drove to Marblemount...

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