Tag Archives: Columbia River Gorge

Trek #23: Upper McCord Creek Falls

Upper McCord Creek Falls is a beautiful little split waterfall, which I know is likely to stun in winter and early spring after months of the rainy season have pushed up water levels. This turned out to be a perfectly … Continue reading

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Trek #17: Angel’s Rest

Angel’s Rest, in the Columbia Gorge, is hands down the most breath-taking hike I have yet trekked. It’s a heart-pounding 2.4 mile ascent to the top, it completely kicked my ass, but once I reached the summit, MAN! It was … Continue reading

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Trek #9, #10, and #11: Bridal Veil Falls/Bridal Veil Interpretive Loop/Shepard’s Dell

Today was exactly the kind of day I was waiting for in order to tackle a good trek: sunny skies and beautiful June weather. The initial plan was to hike seemingly lovely Latourell Falls. Unfortunately, once we arrived at the … Continue reading

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Trek #7: Strawberry Island, WA

I decided to try Strawberry Island for a bit of a different experience. I felt like trekking a more historical part of the NW (not that the old growth hikes I’ve done so far aren’t ‘historical’). I was intrigued to … Continue reading

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