[Trail Guide] Hiking Lassen Peak, the Half Day but All Amazing Cascade Volcano (5 miles / 2000′ / 3-4 hours)

Views from Lassen Peak Trail

From the main highway through Northern California, it’s easy to underestimate Mount Lassen’s character as it sits quietly in the distance. In truth however, the mountain is quite impressive and certainly the couple hours it will take to hike up… Continue Reading


[Trail Guide] Hiking to Lake Ingalls in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness (11 miles / 2,500’++ / 5-6+ hours)

Standing by the Side of Lake Ingalls

An up close view of the mighty Mount Stuart, distant glances to Rainier and Adams, hills covered in wildflowers, streams cutting through grass valleys, rocky scrambles, regular mountain goat appearances, and a massive alpine lake? I suppose it should come as… Continue Reading