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Challenge Walk #65 & 66
Sunday, August 28, 2016      0 comments

Two more walks toward the goal of 100 Volkswalks this year. Thursday I drove to Whidbey Island, WA to meet a friend and see her new life there. She was held up, so I did a 5k while I was waiting. This is such a pretty place. ... Read more
Lost time -- catch up time
Tuesday, August 23, 2016      0 comments

I have been so blessed with good health that taking 10 days out of life to fight influenza is a major set back. I get so mad that my plans were interrupted, but then try to go to more useful thought which stem from gratitude for the other 350+ ... Read more
Feeling good - Challenge walks #61 & 62 completed
Friday, July 29, 2016      0 comments

I'm feeling positive about my progress on the Centurion Challenge - (completing 100 sanctioned walks in one year.) Last time I did this challenge it seemed so difficult to get them in. (even as I write this I realize I put an added burden on my... Read more
Challenge walk #60 -- 3 walks on one
Saturday, July 23, 2016      0 comments

Today the Interlaken Trailblazers put on a walking event in conjuction with Renton River Days (an annual summer festival.) Traditionally walks are 10k, but there are people at a variety of levels, so the walk this year was 3 5k loops of varying... Read more
Challenge walk #59 in my own backyard.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016      4 comments

I want to get in miles so I won't fall behind my goal, but it has been a very busy week. So, I took advantage of an available walk just a few miles... Read more
A beautiful way to get challenge walks 57& 58
Sunday, July 10, 2016      5 comments

Family business took me to the Anacortes Washington area. I was able to time my meeting to allow for two walks. The first I chose because I think it ... Read more
Two more walks & the week is not over yet!
Friday, July 08, 2016      0 comments

Having a holiday helped. On Monday morning the Emerald City wanderers sponsored a walk in Seattle. It was a very interesting walk through an area of town I don't often visit. My GPS mark this park as a reservoir. I need to do some research t... Read more
Over half way to the goal!
Saturday, July 02, 2016      1 comments

Challenge walks # 53 & 54 this week; with a goal of 100 this year that puts me over half way and ahead of schedule. I had a gift card to use at the outlet mall, so I did double duty and tried out two walks our Volksport club took over this year... Read more
Three more walks this week
Saturday, June 25, 2016      0 comments

Saturday evening finds me with 52 of 100 challenge walks completed this year..ahead of the 50 needed by June 30. Thursday I did walk # 50 in Leschi, Seattle. It is normally a beautiful walk along lake washington with views of Mt. Rainier. ... Read more
Columbia Gorge Part 2
Sunday, June 19, 2016      3 comments

I can't say enough about what a first class event this is. I headed home early, but finished up Saturday morning by hiking up the Pacific Crest trail to Dry Creek Falls. When I arrived I was able to sit and have a few minutes of alone time, ju... Read more
Columbia River Gorge Biennial Classic
Friday, June 17, 2016      1 comments

This is a first class 4 day Volksport extravaganza. 4 days, 10 walks plus opportunity to get credit for bikes a swims. I love to come because they san... Read more
No Photos of Walk #42
Tuesday, June 14, 2016      1 comments

Saturday our Volksport club sponsored a guided walk in Sammamish Washington. As a club member I was expected to be a supplemental guide. Our lead pack started off quickly and we were very soon two groups. I did my best to stay at the rear of ... Read more
Challenge Walk #41 Plus one for fun
Saturday, June 04, 2016      2 comments

These are the days I live for. When summer, as short as it is, hit the Pacific Northwest we tend to drop everything and get outside. Today was the scheduled walk in Lynnwood Washington. i was a bit disappointed that the organizers had to forg... Read more
Blogging from the trail
Saturday, May 28, 2016      2 comments

Challenge walk #40 is underway. It's a drizzly day, but I haven't added a challenge walk since last Saturday. It's nice to have a town nearby with a t... Read more
Drenched (challenge walk #39)
Monday, May 23, 2016      1 comments

Saturday was Armed Forces day and the SeaTac Volkssports Club offered walks on Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Not having a military background, my son & I ma... Read more

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