Monthly Archives: December 2014

Blanchard Shwack

stats: 12.31.14 2.8 mi rt gain:~706 ft max: 1224 ft Miranda took me bushwhacking up a hill gpx tracks, you don’t want them. I don’t say this often but this is one that I would not repeat.  I needed to … Continue reading

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Dickerman

stats: 12.30.14 8.4 miles rt gain: 3944 ft max: 5744 ft My friend K and I gpx track, use at your own risk: Dickerman What a perfect day.  Just perfect.  This hike is down on the Mt. Loop Highway out … Continue reading

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Helio area and Eagles Roost, a two-fer

stats: 12.29.14 Helio: 3.9 mi Eagles: 1.3 mi Helio gain: 643 ft Helio max: 3778 Eagles gain: none, flat Miranda was with me gpx tracks, use at your own risk: Helio     Eagles Roost Knowing I was going up a big … Continue reading

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Christmas at Padden

stats: 12.25.14 2 mi rt gain: 185 ft max: 560 ft Miranda and the family gpx tracks, use at your own risk: Padden Christmas is a good time to take a walk after all the treats being enjoyed! My in-laws … Continue reading

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Manly North, Xmas eve

stats: 12.24.14 2.6 mi rt gain: 878 ft max: 1352 ft Miranda and I sneak away gpx track, use at your own risk: Manly North I was able to sneak away for just a short while to get a walk … Continue reading

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Reconvey

stats: 12.23.14 6.5 mi rt gain: 1881 ft max: 2311 Miranda, L and me gpx track, use at your own risk: Reconvey I have discussed this trail in an earlier post, it is one of my go to hikes for … Continue reading

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Auburn…wait, Auburn?

stats: 4.1 mi rt gain: I was trail running therefore this was relatively flat, 200 ft max gain max: me and my creaky knees gpx track, use at your own risk: Black Diamond Recreational Area I hike.  My knees tell … Continue reading

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