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by scooterRed
July 25th, 2018, 3:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail: 6/27/18-6/29/18
Replies: 38
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Re: Timberline Trail: 6/27/18-6/29/18

On direction, we did the trip two weeks ago (see my trip report for 7/11-7/15) and loved our decision to go CCW. We ran into people but for lesser amounts of time (the vast majority go CW) so it didn't feel crowded. We hit all the camping spots at the right time and had our pick of them. It felt we ...
by scooterRed
July 24th, 2018, 7:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail 7/11-15, 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Re: Timberline Trail 7/11-15, 2018

Thanks for the reminder...I just updated the post to include a Bugs reference since I'm still itching from them: Bugs: I swelled up with 20+ biting fly bites and a bee sting despite triple protection (DEET cream, premethrin spray and treated clothes before we left). My brother got no such souvenirs....
by scooterRed
July 24th, 2018, 3:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail 7/11-15, 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Timberline Trail 7/11-15, 2018

My brother and I hiked the trail (for the first time) counterclockwise over five days in mid-July. It was a great adventure and wanted to recap a few things we learned. Hike duration: Started 9am on Wed, July 11. Finished at noon on Sun, July 15. Hiked 47 miles, averaging 35 pound packs in 75-85 deg...