Low tide exploring along & visit to Discovery Park

Day 1, July 15: 14.4 miles, total miles: 14.4 - run & walk on city streets, regional paths & trails, rocky and sandy beaches Parks, Trails, & Places of Significance:¬†Elliott Bay Trail, Interbay Trail, Myrtle Edwards Park, Centennial Park, Smith Cove Park, Puget Sound (Whujl), Discovery Park, West Point, Kinnear Park On Sunday, we headed … Continue reading Low tide exploring along & visit to Discovery Park

Narrows lingering, slickrock admiring, and finishing logistics

Our last full day on the Hayduke, but we didn't know that when we woke this morning. We started our day with a walk down The Barracks, a classic canyoneering route in Zion's backcountry. Towering walls of sculpted Navajo sandstone, hanging gardens of monkey flower and fern, canyon wrens trilling, side canyons wafting breezes with … Continue reading Narrows lingering, slickrock admiring, and finishing logistics

Tracking Water

We woke to the sounds of the coursing Colorado River and the towering walls of red and gray Redwall limestone. Feeling rested after yesterday's rock hopping, we packed up and started our hike up Kanab Creek and its canyon. Kanab Canyon, a milestone that has long been in our minds. Now here we are. Kanab, … Continue reading Tracking Water