Monthly Archive: June, 2015

Welcome Pass – Excelsior Peak Traverse

If you crave supreme views of the North Cascades, Excelsior Peak is guaranteed to satisfy your appetite. The vistas, including such icons as Mount Baker and Mount Skuksan, stretch all the way to… Continue reading

Pesto Tortellini

2 servings 7 oz (186g) shelf stable tortellini (such as DaVinci) 1 packet of olive oil (appr. 0.375 fl oz) 2 packets powdered pesto sauce mix (such as Simply Organic Sweet Basic Pesto)… Continue reading

GSI Outdoors Infinity Mug

Bought this mug to replace my titanium single wall one during winter trips to keep my beverages hot longer. Not a double wall but does it’s job just as well. We managed to… Continue reading

Tanks Lakes

The trail to Necklace Valley starts on a gentle grade gaining only about 600 feet in the first 5 miles as the path meanders through lush second-growth forest. In the spring and early… Continue reading