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by Webfoot
June 14th, 2021, 4:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mill Creek Wilderness 5/28-31/2021 (and lessons in getting lost)
Replies: 9
Views: 313

Re: Mill Creek Wilderness 5/28-31/2021 (and lessons in getting lost)

Thanks for sharing your story. It is remarkable how quickly things can go wrong in the most mundane of ways. I always wear a whistle around my neck ( this one - would highly recommend). We did realize afterwards that the whistle sound didn't travel super well here due to the whistling of wind in the...
by Webfoot
June 12th, 2021, 7:34 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Mt Adams really isn't that far east
Replies: 6
Views: 146

Re: Mt Adams really isn't that far east

That does not appear to be a least-squares fit. :geek:
by Webfoot
June 12th, 2021, 4:51 pm
Forum: Travels in Time
Topic: What happened to the "Falls of the Palux River?"
Replies: 9
Views: 3392

Re: What happened to the "Falls of the Palux River?"

Welcome clintqh, and thank you.
by Webfoot
June 12th, 2021, 8:54 am
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: Map for Strawberry Mountains OR
Replies: 7
Views: 143

Re: Map for Strawberry Mountains OR

Natural Atlas has a $30/year membership that allows you to produce PDF maps for printing, with a target size of up to 20 by 30 inches. https://naturalatlas.com/map/print/@44. ... 718262,11z
by Webfoot
June 10th, 2021, 2:22 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Strange experience at Frog Lake Day Use area
Replies: 13
Views: 606

Re: Strange experience at Frog Lake Day Use area

squeakytree wrote:
June 10th, 2021, 12:23 pm
As for charging you a fee to drive through, this is absolutely ILLEGAL on the part of the concessionaire.
Where is that written?
by Webfoot
June 10th, 2021, 11:53 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Gorge waterfall corridor shuttle
Replies: 4
Views: 238

Re: Gorge waterfall corridor shuttle

I wonder what it takes to get ODOT to collude with you? I could use a few Webfoot Reserved Parking spots. :P
by Webfoot
June 8th, 2021, 4:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ramona/PCT/Timberline loop -- 05/31/2021
Replies: 5
Views: 709

Re: Ramona/PCT/Timberline loop -- 05/31/2021

kkretz, welcome. Thank you for the work you do. I hope none of the rescue team were injured in the process.

From Elevation Changes blog:

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by Webfoot
June 8th, 2021, 12:07 pm
Forum: Let's see some ID
Topic: Central Oregon bird call
Replies: 2
Views: 94

Re: Central Oregon bird call

It sounds like a sparrow, Brewer's perhaps?

Others that sound similar to my ear, Lark Sparrow and Vesper Sparrow.