June 8, 2002
We met at the trailhead at 9 AM (about 50 miles east of Portland on Washington State Rt. 2)
— started hiking at 9:30.
It was cool and threatening rain.
However the rain held off until the very end of the hike.
We reached the summit about noon — quite cold and windy — wind chill probably about
It was overcast above, but we had clear beautiful views of the Columbia and of the
Andrew Blumm, age 6, made this trip for the 2nd year in a row.
This was Becky Lipton’s qualifying hike for membership.
Hikers were Andrew Blumm, Jim & Sharon Duncan, Bob Huntley, Michael Landes,
Becky Lipton, Ben Macauley, Chris Schaefer, Bob Shaw, Lisa Werthen,
and Buzz Blumm (leader).