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Olympic Expedition

By Ian Faulds / August 29, 2014

Recently some work friends invited me on a weekend trip out to the Olympic Peninsula. While it would have been smarter for me to stay in town and try to find a new place to live (we won’t get into that story here) I chose to hit the westward road (and ferry) for an adventure. […]


A NatureBridge Wedding

By Ian Faulds / August 23, 2014

Last weekend some work friends and I took a trip out to Olympic National Park. The primary reason of the trip was to look at a potential wedding venue on the shores of Lake Crescent. The venue we toured is called NatureBridge, an outdoor camp group with affiliated facilities in a number of national parks. […]


Mt. Defiance Round Two

By / August 17, 2014

Two weeks ago we decided to take another shot at summiting Mount Defiance. The last time we attempted the hike in mid May (much to early in the season) and the trail was completely snow-covered.  In fact we only made it as far as Mason Lake, and even part of that was actually off the official trail. […]


The Oregon Whirlwind

By / August 6, 2014

The last weekend of July we took a three day trip to Central Oregon to visit my dad and his fiance. Bend/Redmond is the perfect meeting point between Seattle and Reno, almost exactly halfway between the two cities. We left Seattle around 2pm and sat in traffic for hours (as you do in Seattle), eventually […]


Photo of the Month: July 2014

By / August 2, 2014

Another month has sped by and it’s time to pick my favourite photo.  This time around I’m providing my top five. Hope you enjoyed these pictures as much as I enjoyed taking them!