Crater Lake – Sometimes looking is enough

It’s not easy for a hiker during winter at Crater Lake National Park. Depending on conditions, you can’t access much by hiking boots alone from October through May. Rim Village facilities, including the visitor center and lodge, are closed during … [Read more...]

Sinnott Memorial Overlook at Crater Lake National Park

In July 2010, my husband and I and our two daughters took a 2000 mile road trip. Starting in Orange County, California we traveled north stopping at state parks, travelling through redwood forests, ventured along the Oregon coast, to Portland and … [Read more...]