Tag Archives: Weekend escapes

Day hikes are nice, but come fall, embrace the weekend

How far can you hike in a weekend?

A lot farther than you can in a day.

Take this past weekend. As part of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail’s 42nd birthday celebration, our group of dedicated hikers hiked 21 miles on the MST on Saturday, about the same distance on Sunday. We hiked all day in an effort to raise money for the MST — at least $2,600, and counting — and its continued development across the state. read more