Monthly Archives: August 2012

Icefield MotoRaid

19 August 2012 Sunday morning found us riding north on Hwy 9 under cool, cloudy skies.  We crossed the US – Canada border at Sumas and continued east on the Trans Can (Hwy 1) to the town of Hope BC.  … Continue reading

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The Dosewallips Van Slam

“Right, What’s a Dosewallips?”  Or, “What’s a Van Slam, for that matter?” Well, the Dosewallips is a river on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State.  The name comes from a  Twana Native American myth about a man named   Dos-wail-opsh who … Continue reading

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Still A “Wild” River

There was a time when the lower reaches of the Snohomish River was the bustling hub of industry, commerce, transportation, and manufacturing in the Everett region.  Back 150 years ago there were few roads, and those that were around were fairly … Continue reading

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