The Journalist

North 350 Blades: Thanks for the Memories

“My thru-hike started March 31, 2015. In mid-September I had reached Snoqualmie Pass on Interstate 90 in northern Washington. From there to Stevens Pass on Highway 2 was a hiking distance of 71 miles. This section required climbing and descending over 5,500 feet per day.  The closer my approach to Canada, the steeper the trail […]

This is another photoset from Donovan Lee Lorraine from his fall…

This is another photoset from Donovan Lee Lorraine from his fall hike along the Oregon PCT.  The colors, the tranquility, the shortening of the days … have generated a body of poetry that seek to capture the spirit of autumn. In 1917, William Butler Yeats said: “The trees are in their autumn beauty,The woodland paths […]