In this video I take a mini adventure into the Cascades on opening day of the North Cascades Highway. I snowshoe out to the Washington Pass Overlook and experience the tail-end of an avalanche.
Rye was carried to the Americas by British and Dutch settlers. Today, rye is now harder and harder to find as American’s have generally lost the taste for this hardy cereal, today preferring a lot more ready-made whole wheat grains in abundance on market cabinets. This post describes rye’s history and the practice of grain threshing.
As one of our last stops before returning home, we visited Staircase Campground located at the north end of Lake Cushman, a 4,010-acre lake and reservoir on the north fork of the Skokomish River in Mason County, Washington.
Departing Friday Harbor Airport. Six airports later I arrive in Minnesota. It just so happens the Seattle Seahawks will be en route at the same time. During my travel I ran into a fantastic musician named Jasper T.