I was excited to drive out to the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, where the mighty Columbia River cuts through the Cascade Mountain Range, while also dividing Washington and Oregon States in the USA. I grew up in the Pacific Northwest knowing and loving the powerful Columbia, the fourth largest river in the US […]
Ever want to be high in the mountains during alpen-glow? Such a glorious experience. The air is crisp, the night sky is approaching, and suddenly – there it is! Golden yellow peaks that burst before you, dancing in the light, rejoicing in today’s beauty, only to last a few short minutes as the sun crosses […]
What a blessing to live so near one of the best natural wonders of the world – Yosemite National Park. This may be my 35th time on top of Half Dome with my family over the last 30 years.