I don't get enough winter in the Pacific NW. These rentals allow me a chance to wade hip deep in snow and cold.
Lookouts in particular intensify the experience of sun, storm, and stars. I had 9 fabulous days at Hager.
In the best of conditions it is a room with a view; in the worst it is refuge, but still just a step away from darkness, or light as the world falls away at one's feet; and the sky with all it has to offer, beckons....
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