Previous YAYA Hikes

Previous YAYA Hikes 

2018: June-Backpack to Packwood Lake, south of Mt Rainier NP. Two nights.

2018: June-Day  Hike to Chanterelle Trail, Whatcom Lake, Bellingham.

2018: May-Backpack to Lake Chelan Lakeshore Trail-Chelan. Three nights

2018: April- Backpack to Umtanum Canyon, Yakima River Canyon-Yakima.One Night

2018: April- Day  hike to Capital Forest, Mima Falls Trail-south of Olympia

2018: March-Service Project with the WTA at Soaring Eagle Regional Park, Redmond

2018: March-Day Hike to Chuckanut Mtns-Lily Lake and North Butte Loop-Bellingham

2018: Feb-Snowshoe to Mountain Loop Hwy, Verlot-east of Everett

2018: Feb-Day Hike to Green River Natural Area-east of Tacoma

2018: Jan-Day  Hike to Rockport State Park, Rockport-east of Bellingham





Jan. 22, 2017

Day Hike



Swan Creek Trail

Tacoma-I 5

 Feb 11, 2017

Snowshoe day hike

White River Trail

Greenwater Hwy 410

Feb. 26, 2017

Day Hike

Pilchuck Tree  Farm

I5 at Stanwood

March 26, 2017

Day Hike

Twin Falls via John Wayne Trail

I 90-North Bend

April 15, 2017

Day Hike

Snoquera Falls

Hwy 410-south of Greenwater

April 22, 2017


EARTH Day Project: North Cascades National Park at Newhalem.
April 28-30, 2017


Dosewalips River Road

Brinnon on the Olympic Peninsula-Hwy 101

May 13, 2017

Day Hike

Iron Horse Trail at Cle Elum

I 90 at Cle Elum

May 26-29, 2017


Ross Lake

North Cascades NP-Hwy 2

June 4, 2017

Day  Hike

Icicle Ridge

Leavenworth-Hwy 2

June 23-25, 2017


Greenwater-Echo Lake

Greenwater-HWY 410

July 8, 2017

Day Hike

Mason Lake

I 90

July 21-30, 2017

50 Miler BP

Olympic National Park

Enchanted Valley-O’Nneil Lakes

August 13, 2017

Day Hike

Baker River

Concrete-Hwy 20, Baker Lake

Sept 23, 2017, Day Manastash Lake-Ellensburg-I90


Lakes Dorothy-Deer-Bear

Skykomish-Hwy 2

Nov. 2017             Middle  Fork Snoqualmie

Day Hike                River, CCC Road to                                            Campground Trail-North                                     Bend-I 90

March 26, 2016

Day Hike

Easy: 6 miles in/out

Elevation Gain: 400’

Hwy 410: Mud Mountain Dam River Trail

April 10, 2016

Day  Hike

Easy-Moderate: 8 miles in/out

Darrington-SR 530: Boulder River Trail

April 23, 2016

Service Project

Partner with Sound Salmon Solutions, to work on habitat restoration.

Duvall-Carnation:Tree planting.

April 30-May 1, 2016


For beginners:

Concrete-Hwy 20: Baker Lake East Bank Trail

May 7, 2016

Day Hike

Easy Moderate: 6 miles in/out

Vantage-I90-Ginkgo Forest State Park

May 27-30, 2016


Experienced backpackers only: the ocean coast-Olympic National Park: Ozette Beach Triangle
 June 4, 2016

Day Hike

Easy-Moderate: 6 miles in/out

Verlot-Mtn Loop Hwy: Ashland Lakes

 June 24-26 Backpack For beginners: Same Prerequisites

Wilkerson-Mt  Rainier National Park: Carbon River

July 2, 2016

Day Hike

Moderate: 6 miles in/out

Skykomish-Hwy 2: Tonga Ridge-Mt Sawyer

July 24-26, 2016



Goose Prairie-Hwy 410: William O Douglas Wilderness: Cougar Lakes

August 14, 2016

Day Hike

Moderate: 6 miles in/out

Concrete-Hwy 20: Mt Baker Wilderness: Park Butte Fire Lookout

August 19-21, 2016


Moderate: Experienced backpackers only

I5: Mt St Helens National Volcanic Monument

Sept 17, 2016

Day Hike

Moderate: 6 miles in/out

Skykomish-Hwy 2: Alpine Lakes Wilderness: Lake Dorothy

Oct 9, 2016                                                    Easy-Moderate: 6 miles loop

Day Hike                                                  Hyak-I 90: Cottonwood & Mirror Lakes