Category Archives: Wildflowers

Quito to Mashpi: 70 miles in 3.5 Hours

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 We left Quito at 9am to head to Mashpi Lodge. The lodge is only about 70 miles away, but it takes 3.5 hours to get there, descending about 6,000’ and crossing the equator three times. Ecuador’s … Continue reading

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Mount Rainier National Park

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 The days have been sunny and hot here in northwest Seattle. The mostly blue skies show off Washington’s natural resources to good effect, truly enhancing the views. The temperatures have been reaching into the 90’s, but … Continue reading

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