Tag Archives: wildlife

Hiking in Mount Rainier National Park

It’s wildflower bloom time in Mount Rainier National Park. There are hundreds of species of wildflowers in the park, and the most concentrated areas of them are in the subalpine Paradise Meadows. The image above shows colorful Magenta Paintbrush in … Continue reading

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A Walk on the Wild Side

A trip I recently took involved both a walk and a drive on the wild side. In between weather systems that have been passing through the area of late, I ventured out to one of my favorite areas, the Olympic … Continue reading

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On a Wing and a Prayer

While attending the Lavender Festival this past weekend, I had the pleasure of watching a raptor demonstration on the festival grounds. It was put on by the Northwest Raptor and Wildlife Center, located in Sequim, WA. They had their own … Continue reading

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Heaven Scent

Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park Yesterday I spent some time at Hurricane Ridge, Olympic National Park. I had been itching to get up there as soon as the meadow wildflowers came into full bloom and our Pacific Northwest weather cooperated. … Continue reading

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Paradise Defined

Today was a most beautiful day here in the Pacific Northwest, and what better way to have relished it by visiting the Paradise area at Mt Rainier National Park! I mean…it was a picture perfect day in the mountain park: … Continue reading

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