277 Photos - Aug 24, 2013
Photo: I didn't see my luggage after all passages were gone, spent 2-3 hours in the office, following a police report. When we left heading to REI and Cosco to buy some necessaries.. I got a call from Delta, they found my luggage. It turned out a woman picked up my luggage, she thought it were hers..
This was how my trip started.Photo: After being late for hours, we reunioned with our
group at McDonald before entering Olympic National ParkPhoto: Iris was explaining why she was late finding us at Seattle airport.Photo: On the way, we stopped at a beautiful lake.Photo: Xiao Ma asked: How do I look? 
Handsome!!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A bear is running away from us.Photo: He/she climbed to a tree, did pose for us before disappearing! -Nice baby bear! 
We expected to see his/her mom around the area..but didn't. 
This was the first time I saw a bear this up-close!Photo: Photo: Lunch time, we spent more than an hour at this spot, having fun.

This tree is actually high up above water, can't see it from the picture..I was scared to jump down with my barefoot--so rocky!Photo: See!! Marji was scared too! :-)Photo: Pose--- Sisters!Photo: Photo: Xiao ma swam cross the freezing cold water.Photo: Photo: Hoh RainforestPhoto: Photo: Photo: We hiked a little pass Happy Four Shelter, so total about 11.5 miles. It was all flat..relatively easy first day!Photo: At campsite after shower, heading to beach soon.Photo: Rialto Beach- watching sunset over Pacific Ocean!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Focusing..Photo: People camping at the beach.Photo: My best shots from this trip! 

I was so glad that I caught up this moment!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: This litter artist. I regret I didn't give him a big hug..we were in a hurry to get hole-in-the -wall before the was setting.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Pacific ocean is behind  me.Photo: Photo: Photo: Pretty scary walking on this hill..Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Marji was carefully going down on this sandy hill.Photo: now up again.. zigzags again and again.Photo: Photo: Photo: 8 month of baby wants to get out to see the view.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: H.Y. was resting!Photo: Photo: Photo: Karen's WA Trip pose! :-)Photo: Photo: We were heading this lake below.Photo: Photo: reached the lake. We had 3 more miles to go.
Iris and Ivy.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: We finished 10 more miles on the second day.Photo: Photo: Third day morning at Ruby beach. 
It was cloudy. the photos were original, were not retouched.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Stopped by at Oyster store, had lunch there.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Arrived Mt. Rainier National Park  Camp site.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A group of people peaking Mt. Rainier.Photo: People are taking a class.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Icecream treat from Chung.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Started our three day backpacking.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: At Pete Lake, we met these two backpackers from oversea.Photo: Peter Lake, WA.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Pacific Crest Trail--Famous for PCT on west coast, (similar to AT in East Coast).Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Red Rashes were all over my right foot.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The End of our backpacking.. I was exhausted.Photo: Can't wait to get in the car, heading to hotel now..to get a nice shower.Photo: Dinner in the small town--steak!Photo: Photo: Last day sightseeing at a ski resort.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Our car team!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Shopping at REI.Photo: Had dinner in Seattle Chinatown.