Jason HatfieldExplorer

Adventure and travel photographer based out of Denver, Colorado. I teach photography workshops and offer private guiding around the west. More at jasonjhatfield.com

Hike to Callisto Canyon Cabin

Seward, Alaska

Follow the signs south of Seward to Lowell Point. This is the trailhead. The first mile of the trail is about a mile long.

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Explore Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Kennecott Mines

Chitina, Alaska

If you have already stepped foot into Wrangell-St. Elias, you probably arrived via bush plane or by heroically navigating the relentlessly brutal, pothole smothered McCarthy Road.

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Winter Camp at Wonder Lake

Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska

There are multiple ways to do this trip - ski, mush, or by flying in a bush plane and then meeting up with a group of mushers.

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Winter Hike to Portage Glacier

Anchorage, Alaska

This hike must be done in the deep of winter! Around February, Portage Lake is often frozen solid-solid enough to make walking safe.

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Explore Independence Mine State Historical Park in Hatcher Pass

Palmer, Alaska

If you've only got time to do a few things when in Alaska, make sure you visit Independence Mine State Historical Park in Hatcher Pass. It is open year round, and beautiful no matter the season.

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Explore the Knik Arm's Ice Fields

Anchorage, Alaska

Alaska's Knik Arm has an impressive tide. When out, the mudflats appear, and in the winter, massive, beautiful pieces of ice are left behind.

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Hike up Flattop Mountain

Anchorage, Alaska

This moderate to difficult climb starts at 2200 feet and gets progressively difficult as you get closer to the top.

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Snow Biking in Alaska's Arctic

Fairbanks, Alaska

White Mountains National Recreation Area is run by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, and is best traveled during the winter months.

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Using Your Art to Advocate for Public Lands

As a photographer and artist that relies on public lands for my business, and personal fulfillment, the past year has been a struggle watching the trend of political decisions.

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Backpack Reflection Canyon

Kane County, Utah

Backpacking Reflection Canyon is not for the faint of heart.

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Hike to Mossbrae Falls

Dunsmuir, California

Disclaimer: Hiking to the falls is trespassing. Fines can be as much as $300.

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Camp Forlorn Lakes & Explore Guler Ice Cave

Skamania County, Washington

Camp at scenic and easily-accessible Forlorn Lakes, where the 25 campsites ($10/night) are both isolated and roomy.

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Hike to the Big Four Ice Caves

Granite Falls, Washington

Disclaimer: Hiking into the caves is extremely dangerous as there is potential for the ice to fall.

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Hike the Clackamas River Trail

Estacada, Oregon

To complete the whole almost 8 mile hike you will want to park a vehicle at each trailhead. You can start at either Indian Creek Trailhead or Fish Creek trailhead.

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Hike to Sandy Glacier Caves

Mount Hood, Oregon

The hike to the caves begins at Top Spur Trailhead. The hike to McNeil Point is 5.4 miles one way, and 2200 feet of elevation gain.

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Explore Brandywine Falls

Whistler, Canada

Brandywine Falls is a spectacular 70 metre waterfall. It is best seen from the viewpoint which also presents some marvelous views of Daisy Lake and the surrounding mountains.

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Hike to Susan Creek Falls

Douglas County, Oregon

This hike starts at the main parking lot about a mile away from the falls. The falls are accessed via a very easy, well graded trail developed and maintained by the Oregon BLM.

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Hike McDowell Creek County Park

Lebanon, Oregon

GPS coordinates Lat: 44.46389 Long: -122.

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Explore Salt Creek Falls

Lane County, Oregon

Located off of the 58 Freeway, Salt Creek Falls is the second tallest waterfall in Oregon. The powerful cascade pours into a scenic canyon below, with beautiful surrounding views.

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Relax at Bigalow Hot Springs

Lane County, Oregon

Unlike many other springs you'll find, this pool has basically no barriers to entry – it is accessible via a short hike, has no fee, and is available year-round.

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Hike to Marion Falls

Idanha, Oregon

This hike explores an off-trail trip to one of my favorite waterfalls in Oregon. To kick off this hike, you'll start at the Marion Lake trailhead.

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Climb Tom Dick and Harry Mountain

Rhododendron, Oregon

Looking to score those iconic photos of Mt. Hood? Climb the well-graded trail to Tom Dick and Harry Mountain, one of the most accessible summit hikes to Portlanders, and see where they were all taken.

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Hike the Tumalo Creek Loop

Bend, Oregon

This Loop begins at the Tumalo Falls View Point; however, the trail continues for another 3 miles.

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Hike to Boyd Cave

Bend, Oregon

Located 20 miles southeast of Bend, Boyd Cave is a well preserved lava tube stretching close to a mile. To get there, take Highway 97 South through Bend and turn left on China Hat Road.

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