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Washington Hike-To-Scramble Progressions
Washington Hike-To-Scramble Progressions

Want to get into scrambling but don't know where to start? This is the perfect guide to learn about scrambling with step by step trails to progress into more difficult scrambling (non-technical rock climbing)

35+ Common Wildflowers of PNW
35+ Common Wildflowers of PNW

Ever since I’ve picked up a camera, I’ve been fascinated by macrophotography, zooming in close on flowers and other plants. Even before I owned a DSLR camera, I already loved to identify the flowers I found on a hike...[here's] the most common flowers you’ll see around Western Washington...

Best Hikes Around Seattle
Best Hikes Around Seattle

For visitors and locals, here's some of my favorite hikes near Seattle ranging from easy to strenuous, and everything from peaks to lakes

Backpacking 101
Backpacking 101

New to backpacking? This guide will give you the nuts and bolts to your first backpacking trip, including what to pack!

10+ North Cascades National Park Backpacking Itineraries
10+ North Cascades National Park Backpacking Itineraries

We all know about Cascade Pass. (Actually I didn't know about its fame till relatively recently). But it's so well known for its beautiful scenery. But getting a permit to camp there can be quite difficult...

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peas for breakfast | jade and marmot lakes, dip top gap
peas for breakfast | jade and marmot lakes, dip top gap

August 10, 2022 | pnw

August 10, 2022 | pnw

August 10, 2022 | pnw
Jade and Marmot Lakes didn’t get on my radar until much more recently. As someone who chases alpine objectives more than pure backpacking destinations, there were many places I had unknowingly brushed aside. Backpacking has its charm... // 25 miles . 6000 ft gain . 6680 ft high

early-season backpacking | bean peak
early-season backpacking | bean peak

July 12, 2022 | pnw

July 12, 2022 | pnw

July 12, 2022 | pnw
Teanaways are always the perfect place to go when it’s early season and other destinations are a bit snowed in still. This year, snow lingered even more than before... // 9 miles . 3800 ft gain . 6700 ft high

still aways | stillaguamish peak
still aways | stillaguamish peak

July 7, 2022 | pnw

July 7, 2022 | pnw

July 7, 2022 | pnw
It’s not too often I go into hikes and climbs with a low chance of reaching the destination. As someone who likes to be outside for the views, the saying... // 9.5 mi . 3600 ft gain . 5450 ft high

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adventure elopement photography

Cherlyn Eliza Photography
Cherlyn Eliza Photography

PNW Adventure Elopements and Engagements


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