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Alpine Trees

Chester Marler's writings about the places and natural history along the East Slope of the Cascades are refreshing because they are not about rushing through this domain but immersing yourself in it. Here Marler takes time to really smell the flowers--or rather the trees of the alpine and subalpine zones.

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Skiing a Double Marathon

Lief Carlsen writes about sking the groomed snowmobile trails above Lake Chelan and Manson. “I momentarily dared to hope that grooming might grace a 46-mile loop. If so, that loop might offer mile after mile of untrammeled skate skiing through rugged mountains. The right guy on the right skis  might do that loop in one day."  Click here to read.