Cool and wet. Just what the Doctor ordered.
Let me know about your trip to the Gorge. I wouldn't be able to go (even if I were invited) due to family conflicts, but I would be interested in another trip in between and after the holidays...
Why don't you come up to Mt. Rogers with us in January?
"Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities." - Mark Twain
“I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.” - John Burroughs