An excellent hike to the summit of Boulder Peak above California’s Seven Lakes Basin.
A brief, but welcome, escape into cooler, less smokey air along the Pacific Crest Trail.
A short hike in the Forest during the cool of the morning, before the smoke descends.
A long drive and a short hike to an amazing little lake in the mountains west of Grants Pass, Oregon.
A heated hike to a good viewpoint just north of the Red Buttes Wilderness.
A short, but good, hike to a favorite high point and a rumination on change.