Golf, beaches, pools — who needs ’em. Give me desert hikes, palm oases, and chuckwallas.
Three weeks as a creative resident at the North Cascades Institute’s Environmental Learning Center has been an enriching experience.
Twelve years and 364 days after my first hike to Cascade Pass, I went back. Spoiler alert: it’s still stunning.
The last grizzly was killed in the North Cascades nearly fifty years ago. Are we humble enough to bring back the giant bear?
The writer’s mantra is “get your butt in the chair.” In this case, it’s “get your feet on the trail.”