According to the placard on the way up, Mirror Lake is one of the most popular trails around Mt Hood. It is relatively short and on nice days offers a good pay off. We brought our snowshoes but due to the high activity the snow was pretty compacted and we were able to do without. … Continue reading Mirror Lake on Christmas Day
Christmas Eve we crossed the Columbia into Washington and headed up to Old Man Pass. It’s a beautiful drive through Carson and up the Windy River highway.
We started our hike at Sunset Beach and followed the trail up to Shore Acres State Park where I turned around with Willis (no pets allowed) and went back to the car. We met up with Cristina at Cape Arago and walked around there for a bit before driving back to the campground.