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Trek #24: Elowah Falls

Elowah Falls is a perfect companion hike for Upper McCord Creek Falls, or if you’re already out there hiking another trail in John B. Yeon State Park. This is a fairly short yet absolutely lovely out and back trail starring … Continue reading

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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 #18: Mirror Lake — Revisited

Hello gorgeous! Let me just say, straight off the bat, that I loved, loved, loved this hike 1,000 times more this time around than when I hiked it in January. Maybe it was because I wasn’t trudging through snow and … 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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