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Centurion Achievement Challenge walk #86
Wednesday, October 19, 2016      2 comments

I took advantage of a beautiful day to walk Bellevue 5 Parks Volkswalk which is almost in my backyard. (The route ends on 30th & I live on 29th). It is... Read more
Power Blog -- walks 79-85
Friday, October 14, 2016      2 comments

I have made a lot of progress on my walks, but I haven't been keeping up on the blog, so here, short & sweet, is the update #79 Last Saturday our club ... Read more
A favorite for Walk #78
Friday, October 07, 2016      3 comments

Prompted by the Fall color we could see from the road, we went on a photo safari and ended up walking Challenge walking #78 in Marymoor Park. We paid... Read more
Challenge walks #77 & 83?
Saturday, October 01, 2016      0 comments

I added two challenge walks to the list this week. Thursday I walked Alki point in Seattle. That should have been walk #77, but I goofed and flipped the page in the book prematurely, so it is # 83. It was a beautiful walk, as always, one of m... Read more
Challenge walk # 76
Saturday, September 24, 2016      2 comments

This isn't my favorite walk, but I went to support a neighboring club who sponsored it. Found some beauty along the way, And a hidden park (with lot... Read more
Challenge Walk #75
Friday, September 23, 2016      5 comments

Wednesday I woke early to meet up with a group doing a sanctioned volkswalk in Seattle at lovely Alki Beach. We've had some cold & wind, but we were bl... Read more
Centurion Achievement Challenge 2016 -- Walks #71-74 Did Double (&triple) Duty!
Saturday, September 17, 2016      1 comments

As part of the American Volksport Association, I am committed to walking 100 sanctioned walks in 2016. As Part of the Evergreen State Volksport Association, I am trying to walk in all 39 counties of Washington State, This week my husband and I... Read more
A day of solitude at Kelly Butte (oh, yeah--it was a hike!)
Saturday, September 10, 2016      4 comments

Friday was a perfect day. I decided no alarms, I'd just go when I woke, and I woke early. I decided to cut up some fruit for the car ride, grab coff... Read more
Centurion Acheivement Challenge 2016 -- Walks #68 & 69
Monday, September 05, 2016      1 comments

I grew up Just a few miles from Green Lake, so when I go to see my 87+ year old Dad I try to get in a walk around this lake. It is part of a challenge... Read more
#67 Another Local Classic
Tuesday, August 30, 2016      0 comments

This is the second walk I signed for at the BellEast QFC in Bellevue WA. This classic uses the Lake to Lake trail passing t6he lake Hills Ranger Statio... Read more
Challenge Walk #65 & 66
Sunday, August 28, 2016      0 comments

Two more walks toward the goal of 100 Volkswalks this year. Thursday I drove to Whidbey Island, WA to meet a friend and see her new life there. She was held up, so I did a 5k while I was waiting. This is such a pretty place. ... Read more
Lost time -- catch up time
Tuesday, August 23, 2016      0 comments

I have been so blessed with good health that taking 10 days out of life to fight influenza is a major set back. I get so mad that my plans were interrupted, but then try to go to more useful thought which stem from gratitude for the other 350+ ... Read more
Feeling good - Challenge walks #61 & 62 completed
Friday, July 29, 2016      0 comments

I'm feeling positive about my progress on the Centurion Challenge - (completing 100 sanctioned walks in one year.) Last time I did this challenge it seemed so difficult to get them in. (even as I write this I realize I put an added burden on my... Read more
Challenge walk #60 -- 3 walks on one
Saturday, July 23, 2016      0 comments

Today the Interlaken Trailblazers put on a walking event in conjuction with Renton River Days (an annual summer festival.) Traditionally walks are 10k, but there are people at a variety of levels, so the walk this year was 3 5k loops of varying... Read more
Challenge walk #59 in my own backyard.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016      4 comments

I want to get in miles so I won't fall behind my goal, but it has been a very busy week. So, I took advantage of an available walk just a few miles... Read more

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