Drying off after a swim at Goat Lake, in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

More: Named after Mt. Baker in Washington State, my pup was born and raised in WA. He loves anything outdoors, but swimming is his very favorite. In fact, it's nearly impossible to keep him out of the water. Our most recent adventure is learning to kayak, and the only problem is keeping him in the boat. He certainly seems to think the name of the game is to swim and pull me along in the kayak. Alas, a work in progress...