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Jul 26, 2013 - North Cascades National Park

North Cascades National Park is located along the Canadian border and spans the Cascades. However, the Park does not include some granite, non-volcanic peaks and ridges east of Ross Lake. The major volcanic peaks are along the western side of the range. Highway access into the Park is Washington State Route 20 (SR 20) which crosses through the Cascade Range between Winthrop on the east side and Marblemount on the west side. Actually, the eastern edge of the Cascades is located about 20 miles west of Winthrop and SR 20 extends beyond both...

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Sep 4, 2012 - Islands and mountains

Sept. 4, 2012 After deciding that we needed to get moving toward the states, we scurried up to Sidney and got on the ferry to Anacortes, Washington.  It was a lovely, but chilly, two hour trip.  The waters around the San Juan Islands are very interesting. Winds and currents mix them creating swirls and stationary breaking waves.   Then we drove to Goodell Creek campground, near Diablo, in the North Cascades National Park.  The campground is on a beautiful river and is surrounded by impressive mountains.  We actually had some cell service...

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Summer Trip 2012

Jun 10, 2010 - One Night Stand

This morning left us with 2 major chores before we could leave Vancouver. The most important of course was to pick up Suzie. When we got to the day care center, she had not come in yet as her caretaker was sick. So we headed back to the car and picked her up directly from Lawrin who had cared for her in the evenings. Before putting her in the car we thought we would walk her around a little, and when we walked past the house where she had stayed she was sure that was where she wanted to go. We had to convince her to get in the car - guess...

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May 31, 2009 - Thunder Knob Trail

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Map created by EveryTrail:GPS Geotagging This was Hike done back on May 16th. Thunder Knob Trail and has beautiful overlooks of Diablo Lake and the surrounding mountians. Pyramid Peak, Paul Bunton Stump and Colonial Peak On the Hike with Me today is Bill, Kathy, Ruby & Tonya. After...

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