Westport, WA

I really had a good time here. There are biking trails and hiking trails and, of course, the beach. This is a sleepy little town that does not seem to get the tourist traffic of Ocean Shores or Pacific City. However, I liked it’s charm and it was filled with real people working to make…

Stub Stewart State Park

I really felt like I was glamping on this one! All the water I could want right at my doorstep, free showers, flush toilets and a sink, the entire “walk in” section to myself, paved trails for bikeriding, plenty of hiking to get myself turned around on and make three miles into ten. The actual…

Mink Lake – Olympic National Forest

What I could not capture in a photo, or record in a video, was the silence and the sounds of the water and the forest. After my heartbeat slowed down, on the downhill trek back, I started to notice. Additionally, the awesome power of mother nature was all around. In this environment, trees die, are…