Category Archives: Outdoors

Here’s a great web app for locating trails in Washington State. According to what little information is available from the authors, they’re leveraging data from the Washington Trails Association website and overlaying on the map with killer search features. Very … Continue reading

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Reconnoitering the Ridge over Walupt Lake

On a recent camping trip with friends, I made a trail up a short but steep peak overlooking Walupt Lake in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.  I thought I was going out for a short walk from camp but my … Continue reading

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Chatty Tree Swallows: Are they talking? I think yes.

I’m fascinated with the complex vocalizations of the tree swallows that nest around my house and office. To me their “conversations” sound something like an old telecommunications modem. I haven’t been able to find out much about this on the … Continue reading

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“Spring Bear” – A Short Film

I thought this was funny. Crystal Mountain is truly a magical place.

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