It was great! Mt. St. Helens. On the approach to start the Washington Backcountry Discovery Route at Stevenson WA. Mt. Adams from Trout Lake WA. I have skied that long south slope on the right 35 times as of July this year! Mt. Adams north side. Big trees. Old growth Douglas Fir in the Gifford Pinchot NF near Mt. Adams. Bigger trees! Old growth Douglas Fir in the Gifford Pinchot NF near Mt. Adams. Descending from near Mt. Adams to Randle, Mt. Rainier in view! Cliff on Bethel Ridge, ascended after crossing White Pass to the east slope, the Wenatchee NF! Camp on Bethel Ridge. Mt. Adams in view. Dinner. Chicken en mole, rice, corn, red peppers. Rimrock Lake and Mt. Adams from Bethel Ridge. Mt. Rainier from Cleman Mountain. Down into Wenas Valley. Near Lion Rock on Table Mountain above Ellensburg. View to the north of Mt. Stuart, tallest peak of the Wenatchee Mountains- my home! Haney Meadow. Our family camps here many times per season. Two summers ago I noticed a lot of dirt bikes and 'adventure' bikes passing when we camped. Then I learned of the WABDR, which passes here. A view into Devil's Gulch, Mission Creek that flows into Cashmere WA, near my home in Leavenworth. Home soon for a rest day on Labor Day! After a day off, continuing to the north. Roaring Ridge north of Leavenworth on the Entiat. I think these are the last nine trees of the late successional reserve on the Entiat...:huh Hundreds of thousands of acres of the Entiat burned in '70, '88' 94. Ten thousand ares are burning in the Entiat country today. Heading up from Lake Chelan after a burger. North of hwy 20 up Loup Loup Cr. Nice shelter and camp at Rock Cr. A proper coffee break. Starbucks coffee, sugar, milk in a 12 oz. Nalgene from REI:huh Loup Loup Creek. Cow and calf moose in a pond on Loup Loup Cr. Nice country below Ruby. Scotch Creek. Scotch Cr. Nice ranch! Good burger at the Tamarack Saloon. Climbing up from Conconully, back in Western Larch country. Western Larch is commonly but incorrectly called tamarack. Lone Frank Pass 6712.' The high point of the WABDR. Loomis State Forest. Little Chopaka Mtn. Lunch on the mountain. Descending Chopaka Grade. Similmakeen R. valley below. Spectacular! An old cabin on the border.