Cooking in the West
July 7, 2023
Every time I hear a story about someone who has to be rescued from a mountain adventure by Search and Rescue, I think back to a few years back when we set out on a wilderness trek that was not well planned. It started out with the fateful words, “Let’s go to Blue Lake! I have never been to Blue Lake.” The whole family agreed it would be an adventure, and that turned out to be an understatement.
My father was an outfitter for many years, and he tried to instill in us a need to be prepared for anything to happen in the mountains. I am pretty sure if there are holes in the floor of heave...