Photoset: Heybrook Lookout

When Seattle gives you a beautiful day, you take advantage of it. I picked a hike randomly out of a list and hit the road. Heybrook Lookout didn't disappoint. Although the trail is a short out and…

Photoset: High Rock Lookout

I’ve been training for my upcoming Grand Canyon trip, so my plan has been to knock out a bunch of day hikes leading up to the end of October. At the suggestion of a hunter we…

Photoset: Diablo Lake

The past couple of weeks have been full of family, friends, and mountains. I've been busy with work since moving to Seattle in February, so I'm trying to squeeze a summer of hikes into the back six…

Photset: Mount St. Helens

After a music-filled weekend in Portland, I decided I needed to explore some wilderness on my ride back to Seattle. After a couple of rounds of late-night searching, I learned that Spirit Lake used to be one…