Friday, August 14, 2009

OLYMPIC: Departing Bainbridge Island on the ferry

On the ferry to Seattle

Thursday, August 13, 2009

High country traverse

From Obstruction Point to Deer Park, todays high was the culmination of our Olympic mountain experience!

Spruce Railroad hike on Wednesday

We hiked through the forest on the shores of Lake Crescent

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Go west to the Pacific

Todays hike to Cape Alava in Olympic NP is the western most point in the 48 contiguous states Wow!

The mountains appear

On our first day of hiking we saw Mount Olympus the highest peak in Olympic National Park

Saturday, August 8, 2009

Crossing Puget Sound

On our first day we take the ferry from Seattle across Puget Sound

Friday, August 7, 2009

What a perfect day for it

Like a missing tooth the Breche de Roland stands out in the skyline. Four of our group successfully hiked to this famous notch. Bravo!

Arrived safely First lunch together

Bon appetit! Lunch in Cauterets on July 11, 2009.

Look where I am!

High in the Pyrenees above Gavarnie on July 16, 2009 thinking of you in Ohio