Remembering Karen Sykes

Celebrate the life and legacy of Karen Sykes.
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Celebrate the life and legacy of Karen Sykes at the Seattle Mountaineers on July 14, 2014. Share stories and experiences with friends at 6:30pm, with a program beginning at 7pm. 
Karen Sykes was an inspiration to many hikers as hiking companion, hike leader, columnist, guidebook author and photographer. Even though she is gone, she lives on in her work and in our hearts. 
We invite you to share your reminiscences of Karen at NW Hikers Trail Talk or in the comments section on our blog written in her honor. Please also send photos of Karen for incorporation in a slide show to Heidi Walker at
For questions about the memorial, please contact Karen Portin at or 206--367-3615.

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Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C