Sunday, November 23, 2008

Oregon Hike: Sherrard Point, Larch Mountain

After two days of dreary weather, the sun emerged in full glory beckoning us on a late afternoon excursion to see "the mountain." Though the hike along the quarter-mile-long trail from the Larch Mountain parking lot to the fenced in viewpoint atop Sherrard Peak was short, the icy, howling wind made it a challenge. But the crystal clear views of five snow-clad volcanoes--Mount Rainier, Mount St. Helens, Mount Adams, Mount Hood, and Mount Jefferson--was reward enough!

1 comment:

Sally Thomas said...

Their patience, accessibility, and passion made the experience highly enjoyable. go outside