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by justpeachy
May 14th, 2018, 12:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Where logs once traveled: OC&E State Trail - 4/29/18
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Where logs once traveled: OC&E State Trail - 4/29/18

On a a short southern Oregon road trip my sister and I hiked two sections of the OC&E Trail. The trail is 100 miles long and it's official (long) name is the OC&E Woods Line State Trail . It follows the right-of-way of the old Oregon, California, & Eastern logging railroad and stretches from Klamath...
by justpeachy
May 9th, 2018, 9:44 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Hedgehog Cactus Watch 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: Hedgehog Cactus Watch 2018

For what it's worth, they were blooming on the summit of Sutton when we visited on May 28 last year: https://www.oregonhikers.org/forum/view ... hp?t=25484
by justpeachy
May 7th, 2018, 7:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Frustration Falls (Salmon River) - May 5, 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 250

Re: Frustration Falls (Salmon River) - May 5, 2018

Wow!

Tom Kloster has some great info and photos on the Salmon River waterfalls: http://www.splintercat.org/SalmonRiver/ ... nPage.html
by justpeachy
May 6th, 2018, 7:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mount Pisgah (Lane County) 5-01-18
Replies: 3
Views: 458

Re: Mount Pisgah (Lane County) 5-01-18

Very nice! Mt. Pisgah is so lovely in the spring. :D
by justpeachy
April 28th, 2018, 6:46 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wildflowers at The Dalles
Replies: 9
Views: 754

Re: Wildflowers at The Dalles

TwoPaw wrote:
April 28th, 2018, 6:20 am
if you want predictable there's always the Wooden Shoe tulip fields
Nothing is predictable if Mother Nature is involved. ;)
by justpeachy
April 27th, 2018, 6:32 pm
Forum: Let's see some ID
Topic: What a load of...!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 385

Re: What a load of...!!!

Bigfoot! :lol:
by justpeachy
April 27th, 2018, 3:22 pm
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Spring over-nighters
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Re: Spring over-nighters

Here's a pretty good list of suggestions: http://www.oregonhikers.org/field_guide ... ackpacking
by justpeachy
April 27th, 2018, 7:58 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Leave No Virtual Trace (Blog)
Replies: 16
Views: 846

Re: Leave No Virtual Trace (Blog)

The increase in the crowds to pristine areas, or anywhere in nature, has made me reluctant to write more trip reports. This thread is prompting me to delete some GPS tracks from GPS Fly. It's sad because I used to love sharing my adventures with others on this website. :( Not counting the over-shar...
by justpeachy
April 23rd, 2018, 8:13 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wildflowers at The Dalles
Replies: 9
Views: 754

Re: Wildflowers at The Dalles

We were at Sevenmile Hill on Saturday. This is the third or fourth year I've visited that spot and unfortunately it is definitely not a banner year for balsamroot out there. But those flowers are still a sight for sore eyes after the long winter! :D https://farm1.staticflickr.com/951/41661377601_41a...
by justpeachy
April 19th, 2018, 6:31 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Leave No Virtual Trace (Blog)
Replies: 16
Views: 846

Re: Leave No Virtual Trace (Blog)

You touch on this in point #2, but it is an option that not many people seem to consider: when it comes to secret places, simply don't post photos of it. If I believe an off-the-beaten path location should stay that way, then I don't share photos of it on social media. I can't find it now, but I onc...