Manning Park Resort
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... dumplings will be my downfall - but it wouldn't be today. I ate and ate and ate. We even finished up with Taro Xiao Long Bao for dessert, which gives me delicious food chills just thinking of it. We probably ate more tonight than several nights combined, but justified it with the reasoning that it was our Anniversary-Eve. It isn't every day that you're one day away from being married nine years. Actually it's only once ever.... unless you remarry. But still... cause for celebration, is ...
... over which we can assert full control. And that is therapeutic.
2) Groceries are crucial: fresh produce and meats remain irreplaceable. Until go vegetarian and develop my rear window mobile greenhouse, I need grocery stores. (I will never be a vegetarian, because meat.) It's been fun exploring the regional grocery chains and small-town independents. Although the Walmart has food, it is surprising to see that no ...
... sings you to sleep at night and gently wakes you in the morning.
So here we set up camp and wanted to continue hiking into the last of the lakes in this chain, Thunder Lake. It is only about a 3-4 km hike further to get to this lake. We enjoyed the rolling trail through the valley between these huge mountains as it weaves alongside the creek until we reached the lake. We enjoyed the afternoon, had lunch here and let Axel have a good swim!
... pose tremendous obstacles for mountaineers who are not skilled in glacier travel like myself to reach the peaks.
I flew to Seattle to meet with Dirk, then drove to North Cascades National Park. We chose the northeast ridge of Mount Triumph for our peak attempt. Mount Triumph is at 7240 feet elevation, and has a class 5.5 rock climbing route on its northeast ridge. To get to this route we need to hike up the Thornton Lakes drainage, hike ...
... and way over priced if you ask me. Once at lightning Creek we realized that we had the entire place to ourselves! We picked the campsite that we wanted, set up camp, put all of the food in the bear box, and started hiking up desolation peak. The mountain gains about 5000 feet in elevation when you walk about 5 miles on the trail. It wasn't an easy hike by anyone's standards. First we hiked about two miles from our campsite to get to ...