Hike, Travel, Write

Portland Hikes

Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro
Jan 31, 2013

Portland Hiking News and Events

Since I don’t hike much this time of year, other than occasional Gorge hikes, I figured I could at least offer some news and related events. And so: On February 6 one of my employers, the very impressive Donovan Pacholl of Embark Adventures, will give a talk at the Mazamas on climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. That’s […]

Sticky
Comments Off on Portland Hiking News and Events
Share
beartooth_trip_map copy
Jan 25, 2013

Amazing new hike mapping tool from Google

UPDATED March 13 to show that the software was developed by MappingSupport.com, not Google. Hey Portland hikers – well, and everybody else. Just this morning I was feeling all sad that National Geographic no longer supports its Topo software for Mac OSX, which means a lot of my hiking maps are probably useless, and the […]

Sticky
Comments Off on Amazing new hike mapping tool from Google
Share
Argentina's Perito Moreno Glacier is just one stop on Embark's epic Patagonian journey.
Jan 07, 2013

Amazing Hikes from Embark Adventures

This one isn’t about Portland hikes, but rather a Portland hiking company: Embark Adventures, whom I work for. Embark is mainly about Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro and trekking in the Himalayas, but today we announced the trip lineup for 2013 and the start of 2014. It’s a remarkable set of trips — Nepal, Bhutan, Kilimanjaro, wildlife […]

Sticky
Comments Off on Amazing Hikes from Embark Adventures
Share
Siouxon
Jun 16, 2012

Trying to Hike the North Siouxon Trail

This week I tried to hike the North Siouxon Trail on the Gifford Pinchot National Forest — not the Siouxon Trail, which is in my book, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Portland. I could not find the trailhead, though. I used a map from the State of Washington, and couldn’t find it. I have […]

Sticky
Comments Off on Trying to Hike the North Siouxon Trail
Share
Jun 14, 2012

Hooray for the Tillamook County Water Trail!

Okay, so this isn’t a hiking post (more on that later), but I do want to say congrats and yay for the Tillamook County Water Trail, which this week got recognition as a National Recreation Trail — the only one designated this year in Oregon. From the official announcement: “The Tillamook County Water Trail is […]

Sticky
Comments Off on Hooray for the Tillamook County Water Trail!
Share
Page 10 of 13« First...89101112...Last »
  • @60HikesPortland

  • @authorpaulg