Gear: rain protection, jacket

With standing puddles in the side yard and a squishy sound under-foot everywhere you go, it seems like an appropriate time to talk about rain gear.

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Bellingham, WA gets three dozen inches of rain in a year and that total doubles as you approach the Pacific Crest. Most of this precip comes in the form of a seemingly endless light rain and rarely opens up into a downpour. Continue reading