Bays Lake, Jefferson Park, Oregon

Bays Lake, Jefferson Park, Oregon

Female hiker standing next to Bays Lake in Jefferson Park on a rainy summer day.

Icy winter at Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Icy winter at Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Hiker and dog stand in awe of the frozen mist on the columnar basalt walls that surround Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Hurricane Ridge, WA

Hurricane Ridge, WA

Enjoying the amazing view of a storm building in the valley below Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Park, Washington

Diamond Lake and Mt Thielsen, Oregon

Diamond Lake and Mt Thielsen, Oregon

Female backpacker snowshoeing next to frozen Diamond Lake with with Mt Thielsen, Oregon in the background

Sunset while snowshoeing through the deep powder at Mt Adams, Washington

Sunset while snowshoeing through the deep powder at Mt Adams, Washington

Cape Horn, WA

Cape Horn, WA

Hiker perched on a stump high above the Columbia River Gorge at Cape Horn, Washington

Opal Pool Falls, Oregon

Opal Pool Falls, Oregon

Hiker standing next to the powerful and crystal clear water Opal Pool Falls in the lush forest near Jawbone Flats, Oregon

Boating in Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, CA

Boating in Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, CA

Lounging on the front of the boat while boating in Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, CA

Floating in the middle of Lake Tahoe

Floating in the middle of Lake Tahoe

Woman having a relaxing swim in the cool blue water of Lake Tahoe

Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

Giving a piggy back ride to his fiance across the Broadway Bride in Portland, Oregon.

Night walk through snowy Sunriver, Oregon

Night walk through snowy Sunriver, Oregon

Silhoutte of a couple holding hands for a starlit walk in snowy Sunriver, Oregon

Snowy MSR snowshoes

Snowy MSR snowshoes

Sunny winter morning after a snowy night in Diamond Lake, Oregon

Relaxing in a snow fort - Portland, Oregon

Relaxing in a snow fort - Portland, Oregon

Happy malamute on the trail near Mt Adams, WA

Happy malamute on the trail near Mt Adams, WA

Elowah Falls, OR

Elowah Falls, OR

Downstream from the 213ft tall Elowah Falls in the lush canyon with the falling autumn leaves

Fort Stevens State Park, Oregon

Fort Stevens State Park, Oregon

Walking through the tall dune grass in Fort Stevens State Park near the mouth of the Columbia River in Hammond, Oregon

Bald Mountain, Mt Hood, OR

Bald Mountain, Mt Hood, OR

Hiker standing on the ridge at Bald Mountain on the west side of Mt Hood, Oregon as the last bit of sun illuminates the peak of the mountain

Hurricane Ridge, Washington

Hurricane Ridge, Washington

Couple snowshoeing in Hurricane Ridge, Washington with clouds in the valley below

Hiking through Diamond Lake, Oregon

Hiking through Diamond Lake, Oregon

Woman backpacker hiking through the forest near Diamond Lake in southern Oregon.

Dog Sledding

Dog Sledding

View of the 10 dog sled team kicking up lots of snow on a warm day near Mt Bachelor, Oregon 

Happy sled dogs

Happy sled dogs

Happy sled dogs doing what they do best near Mt Bachelor, Oregon

Happy Malamute in the misty lush canyon near Wahclella Falls, Oregon

Happy Malamute in the misty lush canyon near Wahclella Falls, Oregon

Campfire at dusk with Mt Hood, Oregon in the distance

Campfire at dusk with Mt Hood, Oregon in the distance

Sitting next to the campfire at dusk with Mt Hood, Oregon in the distance

Malamute Camping under the stars

Malamute Camping under the stars

Duke, an Alaskan Malamute sleeping outside the tent under the stars

Storm building below at Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Park, Washington

Storm building below at Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Park, Washington

Hiking along Hurricane Ridge on a cold Winter day as a storm builds in the valley below in Olympic National Park, Washington.

Hurricane Ridge snowshoe

Hurricane Ridge snowshoe

Woman hiker snowshoing towards the Hurricane Ridge Visitors Center through the winter wonderland of Olympic National Park, Washington

Hiking on Mt Hood, OR above Timberline Lodge

Hiking on Mt Hood, OR above Timberline Lodge

Young boy hiking up the mountain with the peak of Mt Hood, OR behind him above Timberline Lodge near Silcox Hut

Mt Hood, Oregon

Mt Hood, Oregon

Boy sledding down hill on his stomach up above Timberline Lodge on Mt Hood, Oregon

Snowshoe backpacking near Diamond Lake, Oregon

Snowshoe backpacking near Diamond Lake, Oregon

Snowshoes next to an illuminated tent and campsite near Diamond Lake, Oregon  

Heavy snow while winter backpacking at Diamond Lake, Oregon

Heavy snow while winter backpacking at Diamond Lake, Oregon

Winter backpacking with heavy snow falling at our campsite near Diamond Lake , Oregon coating the tent.

Cape Falcon, Oregon

Cape Falcon, Oregon

Kodiak and Gemma taking a break and enjoying the view at Cape Falcon along the beautiful Oregon coast. 

Pacific City, Oregon

Pacific City, Oregon

Walking along the beach with her Malamute puppy at sunset in Pacific City, OR

Cottonwood Canyon State Park, Oregon

Cottonwood Canyon State Park, Oregon

Perseid meteor shower and the Milky Way above the John Day River in Oregon's newest state park, Cottonwood Canyon.

White River near Mt Hood, OR

White River near Mt Hood, OR

A young girl making a snowman near White River with Mt Hood, Oregon in the background

White RIver, Oregon

White RIver, Oregon

Young girl covered in snow having a snowball fight

Jefferson Park, Oregon

Jefferson Park, Oregon

Walking through the forest in Jefferson Park, OR with a full backpack

Lower Lewis River Falls, WA

Lower Lewis River Falls, WA

Hiker and his Alaskan Malamute puppy enjoying the view of Lower Lewis River Falls, Washington.

Soccer on the beach - Newport, OR

Soccer on the beach - Newport, OR

Young boy playing soccer on the beach at sunset in Newport, Oregon.

Mother and her daughter hugging on the beach in Newport, OR

Mother and her daughter hugging on the beach in Newport, OR

Mother hugging her daughter close on a cool day on the beach in Newport, Oregon

Jefferson Park, Oregon

Jefferson Park, Oregon

Young woman hiking in Jefferson Park, Oregon on a foggy and rainy day.

Dry Creek Falls, OR

Dry Creek Falls, OR

Woman and her puppy Alaskan Malamute stand next to Dry Creek Falls, Oregon

Howland Hill Road, CA

Howland Hill Road, CA

Driving through the giant Redwoods well prepared for an adventure on Howland Hill Road near Crescent City, Ca

Jefferson Park, Oregon

Jefferson Park, Oregon

Female backpacker standing next to Scout Lake on a cold morning in Jefferson Park, Oregon

Wahclella Falls, Oregon

Wahclella Falls, Oregon

Hiker in bright jacket standing next to the vibrant pool at the bottom of the powerful Wahclella Falls, Oregon

Oneonta Gorge, Oregon

Oneonta Gorge, Oregon

Girl hiking through the still and clear water of Oneonta Gorge on her way to Lower Oneonta Falls, Oregon

Oneonta Falls, Oregon

Oneonta Falls, Oregon

Girl wading into the pool at the bottom of Oneonta Falls after hiking up Oneonta Gorge in the Columbia River Gorge about 40 minutes from Portland.

Elk Lake Creek, Oregon

Elk Lake Creek, Oregon

Hiker and his adventure puppy enjoying the view of the crystal clear creek in the thick forest.

Beam of light in the mist at Tamanawas Falls, Oregon

Beam of light in the mist at Tamanawas Falls, Oregon

Hiking to Tamanawas Falls, OR with a malamute puppy in the snow

Malamute puppy on his first hike in the snow Mt Hood, Oregon

Malamute puppy on his first hike in the snow Mt Hood, Oregon

Young Alaskan Malamute puppy on his first hike in the snow near Mt Hood, Oregon

Blue Canyon, California

Blue Canyon, California

Panoramic of a silhoutte in front of the stars in Blue Canyon, California

Mt Hood, Oregon

Mt Hood, Oregon

Stars above Mt Hood, Oregon on a winter night near White River

Fresh snow on Mt Hood, Oregon

Fresh snow on Mt Hood, Oregon

Snowshoes laying in the snow in the forest covered in freshly fallen snow overlooking Mt Hood, Oregon

Mt Hood at Sunset from Bald Mountain, OR

Mt Hood at Sunset from Bald Mountain, OR

Hiker and his adventure buddy standing in front of the glowing Mt Hood on Bald Mountain, Oregon

Hiking through the snow

Hiking through the snow

Happy malamute with his backpack out on the snowy trail

Hamilton Mountain, Washington

Hamilton Mountain, Washington

Panoramic of the trail through the forest to Hamilton Mountain, Washington

Misery Ridge Trail - Smith Rock, OR

Misery Ridge Trail - Smith Rock, OR

Climber up on the rock wall as hikers walk along the Misery Ridge Trail overlooking the Crooked River at Smith Rock State Park, Oregon

Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Amazing icy wonderland created by the frozen mist of the powerfall Abiqua Falls sticking to the columnar basalt walls the surround it.

Mt Hood, Oregon

Mt Hood, Oregon

Girl and her adventure buddy(an Alaskan Malamute) hiking along a ridge on the north side of Mt Hood, OR near the Cooper Spur and the Eliot Glacier

Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Abiqua Falls, Oregon

Hiker in bright jacket and his dog walking in front of Abiqua Falls, OR surrounded by the frozen mist of the falls.