Wildflowers, big views, the Columbia, smoked salmon and cherries

Do we live in a cool place, or what????

Here’s how I was able to spend my Friday: hiking up Dog Mountain and shopping in Cascade Locks on the way back. I am a lucky, tired dude.

Paul Gerald

I am the author of several books on hiking, camping, eating breakfast and chilling out. I am also a freelance travel writer, publisher, hiker, and inveterate traveler.