Trail Run, Yesterday

Took a trip up North Asotin Creek trail - had to park at the gate and run in - then racked a few more miles than I intended. Didn't see any wintering elk, or bears. Just me, the burble of the creek, and the wonder of nature.

 There are worse locales to enjoy winter . . .

There are worse locales to enjoy winter . . .

 Trail hurdle. Lots of deadfall up-trail

Trail hurdle. Lots of deadfall up-trail

 Open views, just for a bit - then, back into the trees.

Open views, just for a bit - then, back into the trees.