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Fall is for the Raptors
Hello Bernadette, thanks for the note. Good catch! I have updated the phone number above that you can use to contact the City of Lakewood for reservations. Hope that helps!
On an unseasonably warm winter day, we had the place almost to ourselves.
Thanks for the heads up Keri! I've updated the map to show Perdition Trail as washed out, and the featured route now follows the trail that parallels the Historic Columbia River Highway.
Found this Seussian piece of flora along the Blanco River in Texas.
Tumalo Creek near the trailhead.
Paulina Lake during a heavy snowfall.
Hi Colin, most of the adventures included in this post have a map included in the field guide. If you're logged in as a member you should be able to download them. Hope that helps!
A surprising number of people were snowshoeing / hiking / skiing the loop given the holiday. The lake was frozen and we hesitantly made our way out onto the ice. Watched the sun go down over the lake before making our way back to the car in the dark.
A surprising number of people were snowshoeing / hiking / skiing the loop given the holiday.
I believe that purple flower is the Calochortus splendent (Splendid Mariposa Lily), and the yellow is the Calochortus lutes (Yellow Mariposa Lily).
Had a fun few hours milling around the mall.
Thanks for the details about the spur trail, Andrew! I've updated the map to reflect that washed out trail, which should clarify the junction for future hikers.
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