Posts Tagged "united-states"

Alaska 2021

8 minutes to read — 2170 words

I've spent two summers in Alaska, and a week on the Inside Passage , but I still jump at any opportunity to return to the state. The…
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Hawaii

3 minutes to read — 795 words

Hawaii is an incredibly special place. Those lucky enough to visit are overwhelmed with far too many excellent options, but one of the best…
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Maine

7 minutes to read — 1734 words

I've always been curious about Maine, but I'd never had an opportunity to visit. I'd planned a trip to Germany, Austria, and the Czech…
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Red Slate Mountain

5 minutes to read — 1310 words

Tucked away in a corner of the John Muir Wilderness, Red Slate Mountain isn't climbed all that frequently. That's a shame, because it's a…
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Pacific Northwest

10 minutes to read — 2539 words

Idaho Bend and Sunriver Oregon Coast Olympic Peninsula Orcas Island Idaho Landing at the small airport in the town of Hailey on an overcast…
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Civil War History

5 minutes to read — 1193 words

I spent a weekend in late October touring two battlefields of the American Civil War with my wife and in-laws. We left Washington on a sunny…
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Shenandoah Valley

4 minutes to read — 1069 words

Lying between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Ridge-and-Valley Appalachians, the Shenandoah Valley is a stunning place brimming with…
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Chair 10 to Silver Lake

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The winter of 2013 started off well for skiers on the West Coast. A wet November dumped plenty of snow to get some skiing in over…
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Juneau

7 minutes to read — 1762 words

After my second year of law school, I spent half of my summer working at a big law firm in New York City and half working at Earthjustice…
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