Glacier peak

On August 4th, Peninsula Wilderness Club members Isaac Sun, Tom Henning and I embarked on a 3-night trip to climb Glacier Peak (10,540 ft) in the Glacier Peak Wilderness of the central Washington Cascades. Our plan was to climb Glacier Peak from the South, using White Pass and Glacier Gap to access the most remote Washington stratovulcano. Our successful trip was blessed with plenty of warm, clear weather with only a brief shower and storm clouds after reaching the summit.
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Enchantments, July 2012

On July 19th, Peninsula Wilderness Club members Paul Dutky, Isaac Sun and I enjoyed a wonderful 3-night backpack in the Enchantments, perhaps the most beautiful corner of the Alpine Lakes Wilderness in Washington. We were fortunate to have a permit to camp in the Core Enchantment area, the highest camping zone in the Enchantments. The Core Enchantments is a high alpine garden full of flowers, stately granite spires and island studded lakes.
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