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Goat Rocks Flashback

Looking over the wild world toward Mt. Rainier

Looking over the wild world toward Mt. Rainier

A certain social media site reminded me this week about a five year memory of my trip to the Goat Rocks Wilderness in Washington and offered this photo.  It was just a two day backpacking trip but it was a good one.  I hiked in and camped in a clump of trees on the edge of gorgeous alpine meadows.  The second day was one of the best days I’ve had scrambling in a stunning setting, peeling off of the PCT to bag both Old Snowy and Ives, with plenty of rock hopping along the way, including a sketchy talus slope traverse.  Good memory.  Thanks, Facebook.  I need to return.