Evening in Glacier Meadows

It was a calm spring evening in the Olympic Mountains. Finishing up an early dinner, I decided to grab my camera and explore the Lateral Moraine of the Blue Glacier. Just a soft breeze blew through the area, as the light dissipated out of the Hoh … [Read more...]

Frozen Coast at Rialto Beach

I set off to visit popular Rialto Beach during a time period when most hikers don't dare venture out. It was a brisk Winter's morning on the Olympic Coast with the temperature in the low 20's overnight.  I was happy that I'd brought some extra … [Read more...]

How lucky! – Backpacking Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

We had spent the week on the island of Maui, my husband and I, exploring the beauty of Haleakala. Now it was off to the Big Island to spend 4 days backpacking along the coast in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! Late in the week while on Maui, we … [Read more...]