May 12,2014

Hood River Mountain Trail (~3 miles, ~600 ft elevation gain)

Great clear views of Mount Adams

And, of course, amazing views of Mount Hood.

Look at those bugs in the air! Fortunately, they weren't the biting kind, but they kept flying into our faces. The meadow was truly swarming.

Bonneville Dam

Meriwether Lewis's terrible spelling (the sign is in the Bonneville Dam's visitor center)

Elowah Falls

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