Thursday, June 26, 2014

Trillium Lake

We hiked nearby Trillium Lake yesterday.

The ever-present Mt. Hood

This spot puts me in mind of an L.L. Bean catalog.

The path is an easy 2-mile loop.

We stop for lunch.

Admire the flora.

And the fauna.

It amazes me just how dense the forest grows in these parts.

The thick growth is due to the typical rain and fog we have experienced the last 2 days.  The results make it hard to complain about the weather.

Thursday06/2654 | 41 °F
Thursday 50% Precip.
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High 54F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Thursday Night 70% Precip.
Showers this evening becoming a steady light rain overnight. Low 41F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Friday06/2753 | 40 °F
Friday 70% Precip.
Cloudy with occasional light rain. High 53F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Friday Night 60% Precip.
Periods of light rain. Fog late. Low around 40F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.


  1. As Barney says; you're having "way too much fun"...Enjoy....

  2. All that pretty green and the water. Can you send us some rain pleaseeeeee.

  3. Yes, the Pacific Northwest is beautifully green - paid for with all that rain. And, yes, too, we could certainly use some, or all of it this year in California. It's solo dry and hot. I'm parked at my son's house in Cottonwood at the northern end of the Central Valley; we're coming up to a prediction of ten days of 104-112F and DRY! It's so dangerous for forest fires, home fires, every kind of fire.
    Keep on having "too much fun" a la Barney!

  4. I am just going to have to find a way to get out there and see some of this. Wonderful.


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