Suiattle River Trail – Miners Ridge

I’ve always been a little reluctant to run in the North Cascades.  It’s a drive from Seattle; I generally don’t like to spend more time driving to and from the run than I’ll spend running.  Plus, the I-90 corridor has so many amazing trails “just up the road” from me.  Luke swears by the North Cascades, though.  I made a half-hearted attempt to convince him to run some of Section I of the PCT, but he threw out some other options that just sounded too interesting.  The winner ended up being a river valley run up the Seattle River Trail.  And a winner it definitely was! (more…)