Foothills Trail, Round Mountain Spur, And Upper Whitewater Falls

June 8th, 2017 The Hike: Foothills Trail (from Sloan Bridge Access) to Round Mountain Spur. Round Mountain Spur to Upper Whitewater Falls and return on Foothills Trail. The Hikers: Wayne, Pam, and I…AKA, The Three Amigos! (Well, two amigos and one amiga). The Stats: 10.4 miles with 1929 feet of elevation gain. Today’s hike was… Read More Foothills Trail, Round Mountain Spur, And Upper Whitewater Falls

Glacier National Park – Saint Mary Falls And Virginia Falls

This past June, my wife Joann and I spent some time on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana. While we were there, we were able to explore Glacier National Park, drive the Going-to-the-Sun Road, and do several short hikes. This post, which is part two of four, contains images and descriptions of our 3.8 mile… Read More Glacier National Park – Saint Mary Falls And Virginia Falls

Day Hiking The Foothills Trail From Burrels Ford To Licklog And Back

My daughter Hannah is a member of her high school’s marching band. With the start of the new school year less than three weeks away, band camp is in full swing. This past Wednesday morning, after dropping Hannah off for practice, I drove to the trailhead for the Foothills Trail at Burrels Ford. My plan… Read More Day Hiking The Foothills Trail From Burrels Ford To Licklog And Back