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by rllcat
June 14th, 2018, 7:54 pm
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Conditions in Eagle Cap/Wallowas?
Replies: 12
Views: 1218

Re: Conditions in Eagle Cap/Wallowas?

Any thoughts on what conditions might be like July 8-14? My partner and I might be able to get a ride out there and back from Portland then, which is the major benefit for us of going in early July versus having to rent a car for a week just to park it at a trailhead in early August.
by rllcat
July 14th, 2017, 2:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Red Buttes Wilderness June 19-23
Replies: 3
Views: 1182

Re: Red Buttes Wilderness June 19-23

There are a lot of great hikes & backpacks down here - many amazingly beautiful and most refreshingly uncrowded. But I've learned to take the maps - and the USFS's claims (when there are any) about trail conditions - with a grain of salt and be prepared for some "adventure" on every hike! That smal...
by rllcat
July 11th, 2017, 3:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Red Buttes Wilderness June 19-23
Replies: 3
Views: 1182

Red Buttes Wilderness June 19-23

Long time lurker, first time poster! Unfortunately it’s taken me a little while to get this written up, and it's a bit of a novel, but hopefully the info is useful. My boyfriend and I both had the week off work June 19-23, so we decided we wanted to do a 4 or 5 day backpacking trip. We had initially...