I am writing this as a fit 62 year old man…but 62 years none the less. The point being that I was on a Mountain Madness (Seattle based guide company) climb group team and the next oldest climber was 20 years my junior. Most of...更多
Majestic Mt. Olympus is the central feature of Olympic National Park, rising 7980 feet above sea-level, according to the NPS brochure. Depending on the weather, it can be seen in the distance from many spots both in and out of the park. The Hoh River...更多
I can't wait to climb it again. (1st day)18 miles into base camp at blue glacier , (2nd day) over 20 miles on sumit day ,we climbed the east peak and crossed two glaciers, (3rd day) 18 miles back out to the parking lot.
Seeing Mount Olympus from any vantage point (mine was Hurricane Ridge), one sees a lifetime memory. I have seen many of the world's tallest and most famous peaks throughout the world. I have put Mount Olympus on that list. We should be so thankful we...更多
Rising to the height of 7,980 feet (2,432m), Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in the Olympic Range but being buried deep in the center of the rugged Olympic Mountains, most people will only ever get a glimpse of it from Hurricane Ridge on a...更多