After months away from the trail due to injury and illness, I’d been searching for a place where I could spend some time relaxing in the outdoors on a really easy trail to begin the process of rebuilding my strength and endurance. Camp Long was just the ticket.
A lazy hour spent walking and shooting at West Point Lighthouse in Seattle's Discovery Park.
I’m rarely bored or at a loss for something to do. Between my many interests–card making, scrapbooking, embroidery, knitting, crochet, drawing, etc.–there’s pretty much always something I can do to keep myself occupied. However, when you have as many hobbies as I do, you run the risk of finding yourself in quantity over quality territory.[...]I …
One of the most glorious things about living in the Pacific Northwest are the ample opportunities for winter hiking. The climate here from December through March can be chilly, but most days are balmy and downright tolerable if you dress for it.