I have lived in Western Washington long enough yet had never been to Mt. St. Helens. I think a big part of this was that I was actually a little scared. Volcanoes really freak me out! Even just looking at the pictures of the horrible eruption at Mt. St. Helens in the ’80s, I can’t even imagine what that must have been like at the time.
But my boyfriend kept telling me how cool of an experience it is to walk through the Ape Caves at the mountain. We’d talked about it for a while and I finally agreed to go. I had gone long enough without going to the mountain and was really just curious what it was like there. Continue reading “Friday Favorite: Ape Caves at Mt. St. Helens”