Monthly Archives: September 2014

La Push and the Hoh (part 2)

Written on September 28, 2014 at 6:35 pm, by

The Hoh. Enough said. Greenest of the Greens.

La Push and The Hoh (part one)

Written on September 28, 2014 at 6:19 pm, by

At the end of Decemeber, friend Lucas and I went to the Washington Coast, past Forks to La Push. We visited First, Second and Ruby Beach. We stayed the night in Forks, and the following day we went for a hike in the Hoh Rainforest. These are quite possibly some of the most magical areas Continue Reading »

The Historic Bigelow House

Written on September 23, 2014 at 7:57 pm, by

This past December, The Bigelow House and Museum opened its doors to the public during a day long tour of historic Olympia Homes. I lived right down the block from the museum, and walked or drove past it almost every day. It was a pleasure to finally explore the interior and gain a brief glimpse Continue Reading »

Nisqually Christmas Hike, 2013

Written on September 23, 2014 at 5:02 am, by

The Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge is one of my favorite places to bird watch in the South Sound area. I never tire of watching the seasons change in this beautiful wetland or awaiting seasonal migrants to appear in the seasonal grasslands and salty tidelands. Here are some of the birds I saw, minus the Northern Continue Reading »

Kalaloch Beach, Washington Coast November 2013

Written on September 22, 2014 at 6:28 pm, by

In November of last year, I drove to the coast for a crisp, socked in afternoon. I can almost smell the surf from Albuquerque, New Mexico.