Jefferson Park

We could have stayed here all day!

Wow! Such spectacular scenery just 1.5 hours from our doorstep. Who knew…certainly not us! Although this is a long hike (by our standards) and you are quite literally swarmed with mosquitos much of the time….this is one hike, that if … Continue reading

Bagby Hot Springs quite by accident


We had quite the accidental adventure this weekend. Todd and I headed up the mountain to Mcneil, a quiet campground we enjoy that doesn’t take reservations and is rarely busy. We had nothing planned other than a quiet weekend of … Continue reading

Rain, Snow & Sun, Oh My! Mt. Hood in May!

Tucked in the old growth. I love it here!

One last weekend in May to take advantage of, so we headed up the Mountain to a favorite place of ours – Camp Creek! This time of  year, the campground is basically deserted so reservations aren’t needed. All the spots … Continue reading