Trips - 2024

xc = Cross Country Skiing      ss = Snowshoeing      * = In City Coronavirus Hike      HH = Headlamp Hike
G = Gary Westerlund    J = John Sluder    D = David Holm

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Date
Destination
Distance
Elevation Gain
01-01-24
Coal Creek To CCF - (w/Kim) - Cool day, three waterfalls
  8 miles
1000' 
01-07-24 East Tiger-ML-QL-ET 2x-Road Loop - Snow up high, heavily flocked, great solitude 10 miles 2000'
01-14-24 Cougar Frozen Loop - 16F at start, 30 at end, lots of ice in creeks and waterfalls 10 miles 1600'
01-15-24 Margaret's Way Big Loop - (w/GJ) - 19F at start, big loop, mostly clear, MLK Day 12 miles 2900'
01-23-24 HPE-T1-HPE - (HH))(w/GJD) - We lost David and found him, I came down alone   7 miles 2600'
01-28-24 - 6 Trips HPW-T3-T2-T3-Plateau-HPW - 54F at start, thick clouds & wind on summits, 60F later   9 miles - 56 miles 2600' - 12,700'
02-01-24 Sunset-PPC-PPP-RR-AT-Sunset - (HH)(w/GJD) - Sunny day, new camera, headlamps   9 miles 2500'
02-04-24 RMT Traverse - (w/Gary) - Cool, mostly clear day, East and West summits+, no snow 12 miles 3200'
02-10-24 Granite Lakes+ - Fresh snow,  saw both lakes, and up to the Defiance Trailhead 11 miles 3300'
02-13-24 Sunset-WT-SLT-T3-TRT-SL-HS-Sunset - (HH)(w/GJD) - First time route, dry evening   8 mile 2800'
02-17-24 Blanchard Hill-Oyster Dome - 34F up to 50F, new Mt. Baker viewpoint 11 miles 2200'
02-19-24 ML-QL-East Tiger-OTG-NWT Loop - Presidents Day hike, few people, summit twice 11 miles 2000'
02-22-24 HPE-T1-2-3-HPW - (HH)(w/John) - Mostly clear 44-50F, down just after dark   9 miles 2800'
02-24-24 - 14 Trips Squak SP Medium Loop - (w/Kim) - Cool, cloudy day with no rain, trees blooming   7 miles - 134 miles 1800' - 33,300'
03-02-24 HPE-LT-RC-T2-T3-Plateau - New snow upper half, windy, cold, sun then hail 10 miles 2500'
03-07-24 Sunset-AT-SL-SVT-T3-SWT-BTT Loop - (HH)(w/GJ) - Fresh snow, some sunshine   8 miles 2600'
03-13-24 RMT-GP-WP Loop - (w/John) - Overcast then sun on WP summit, snow half the trip   9 miles 2400'
03-16-24 Wallace & Jay Lakes Loop - Up Greg Ball, down DNR Road, a record 75F at finish 16 miles 2000'
03-19-24 HPE-RC-T2-T3 Loop - (w/GJD) - 65F day, shorts, hazy, back before dark   8 miles 2500'
03-24-24 Sunset-AT-RR-PPP-WT-Sunset - Cool, misty, dry day, some views   8 miles 2000'
03-29-24 HPE-T1-T2-RC-HPE - Good Friday hike, cloudy but clearing, few other hikers   8 miles 2800'
03-30-24 - 22 Trips Chuckanut Figure Eight - (w/Gary) - Great Baker views, 2 lakes, a new trail 10 miles - 211 miles 2300' - 52,400'
04-06-24 Cougar Big Loop + DeLeo Wall - Rain held off, wildflowers starting 13 miles 2000'
04-10-24 Old Si-North Rd-New Si-Doug Fir - (w/Gary) - 62F at start, cool on top, big loop   8 miles 3600'
04-13-24 West Rattlesnake Mt. Via Hwy 18 - Long trip, no snow, some flowers, good views 17 miles 2500'
04-17-24 HPE-T1-2-3 Loop - (w/GJD) - Cool, partly clear hike over 3 summits, blooming flowers   9 miles 2800'
04-20-24 Cashmere Canyons - (w/gj) - First visit, great flowers, meadows and forest 10 miles 2800'
04-21-24 Grand Ridge WT Loop - Cool morning,  good wildflower display, done at 10:10 am   8 miles 1000'
04-28-24 - 29 Trips Cougar Big Loop - (w/Gary) - Rain at the end, bleeding heart bonanza 12 miles - 288 miles 1900' - 69,000'
05-02-24 Umtanum Ridge Loop - (w/John) - Fantastic flowers, hedgehop cacti, blue sky, saw 4 people   9 miles 2600'
05-04-24 Sunset-Plateau Loop - (w/Kim) - Wildflowers, lots of green, and the rain held off   6 miles 1300'
05-08-24 Cedar Butte-Little Si - (w/Gary) - Mid week trip, two summits, mostly sunny   8 miles 2200'
05-12-24 Exclamation Point Rock - (w/Kim) - Hot day, few people, good wildflower display   9 miles 1400'
05-15-24 Mt. Si Via Teneriffe Rd Loop - (w/GJ) - After work hike, 75F at start, wildflowers 10 miles 3200'
05-18-24 - 35 Trips Ingalls Creek - (w/GJ) - Long trip, fantastic wildflowers, few people, dry day wet to the west 15 miles - 345 miles 2300' - 82,000'

Month
Trips
Miles
Gain
January
6 56 12,700'
February
8 78 20,600'
March
8 77 19,100'
April
7 77 16,600'
May
6 57 13,000'
June
July
August
September
October
November
December