South Sister Climb 2016

South Sister Climb 2016

Basic Information (from GPS) Driving Distance – 2 hours 14 minutes Hike Distance – 6 miles Hike Duration – 7 hours 27 minutes Elevation Gain – 4,913 feet (Alltrails.com says 4,901ft) Starting Elevation – 5,445 feet Summit – 10,358...
My Backpack Contents of Equipment for Two

My Backpack Contents of Equipment for Two

Equipment in my backpack when I hike with my friend: Anyone who is new to backpacking may wonder what to carry in their backpack. I know I wished I knew where to find a list of what to carry; however, since that was before pagers, cell phones, and the internet, I made...
Stir fry Noodles and Chicken

Stir fry Noodles and Chicken

I had two bundles of udon noodles pre made in the fridge and decided to make something tonight with them. Basic Stir fry noodles with shrimp and chicken.  Ingredients 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 1/2 pound large shrimp, shelled and deveined (I didn’t use the...
Vivian Lake from Salt Creek Falls Trailhead

Vivian Lake from Salt Creek Falls Trailhead

Vivian Lake from Salt Creek Falls Trail Head This hike has multiple waterfalls to enjoy! Basic Information (from GPS) Driving Distance – 1.45 minutes Hike Distance – 3.85 miles Hike Duration – 1 hour 45 minutes Elevation Gain – 2048 feet...