Snow Lake Hike Photos

The Snow Lake Hike is one of the most popular hikes to do in the Seattle area.  My son and I went on Wednesday morning, and by the time we left the lake to head back down (2:30ish), there were tons of people coming to the lake.  It’s about 7 miles round trip, rocky, but moderately easy with the elevation…

Be Led by Joy

Life is short, make it count.  Be led by what brings you joy. Spending a little time in nature is a must for me every week.  I don’t even know how many times I have parked at this mini parking lot close to my house (to take a walk through one of my dream neighborhoods) and…

Denny Creek Trail Photos

We spent yesterday (National Get Outdoors Day) up at the Denny Creek Trail. It’s a great hike for all ages. Here’s some photos of our adventure… Did you get a chance to get outside yesterday? No worries, you still have today! 🙂

The Amateur Outdoorsman Interview

I want to let you know about the interview I did over at The Amateur Outdoorsman about training for hiking and backpacking.  I share full body and core-specific exercises for backpacking along flexibility exercises for the trail. Check it out here or click the photo below. The Amateur Outdoorsman is a great site to pick up new tips and skills to make your…

Talus Rock Trail at Tiger Mountain

I was doing a TrailFit Hike with a client at Tiger Mountain and we stumbled upon the Talus Rock Trail (from the Tiger #3 Trail) – what a super cool surprise! I try to only take a couple shots when I’m with a client, but I just couldn’t help myself.  Sorry, Corky!!   The trailhead…

Beach Life

We had a quick trip to Cannon Beach this past weekend.  It was sunny, but pretty windy and smelly from the jellyfish-like Velella Velella that have washed up on the shores (in above photo).  We still managed to have fun and spend some quality time with the family.  Hope you had a great weekend too!