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Snow-Shoeing on Mt.Rainier

After an unseasonably dry winter, western Washington was hit by a series of storm fronts, dumping 6’ of snow in the mountains. We really needed that snow pack; and of course it made for some awesome snow-shoeing conditions. Together with … Continue reading

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Skiing into the New Year

We again spent the last days of the year in the Methow Valley. This was our 3rd visit and second time celebrating New Year. It’s turning into a bit of a tradition – we enjoyed it as much as ever; … Continue reading

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STP 2012

Last weekend we completed our first STP. Cascade Bicycle Club’s annual Seattle to Portland Ride is incredibly popular and almost a rite of passage for anybody riding a bicycle in Seattle. This was the 33rd edition and it again drew … Continue reading

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New Year in the Methow

This time we celebrated the new year in the Methow Valley; spending 5 days skiing, relaxing, and taking in the breath-taking winter scenery. In this case, pictures really are worth a thousand words, so enjoy the photo gallery.

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Kirkland Half-Marathon 2010

Having done well on my first open half, I decided to sneak in one more unplanned event: the Kirkland Half-Marathon. It’s close by and the course is both scenic and challenging: Don’t be fooled by the scale of the elevation … Continue reading

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