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by rubiks
March 15th, 2020, 6:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bayocean Spit 2020/03/15
Replies: 6
Views: 499

Re: Bayocean Spit 2020/03/15

Yes, I don't know of any fresh water sources close to the campsites. Although at that distance you could pack in a whole cooler if you wanted.

And while I'm thinking about it, there were sites with enough trees to be hammock friendly if someone wanted to go that route.
by rubiks
March 15th, 2020, 5:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bayocean Spit 2020/03/15
Replies: 6
Views: 499

Re: Bayocean Spit 2020/03/15

Can you solve a Rubic's Cube? I used to be able to but that skill has faded. Not anymore, but at one point I knew how to. I had plans for a camping trip there last summer that fell through, so I also scouted out the number of campsites for future reference. It seems like the short distance and no e...
by rubiks
March 15th, 2020, 3:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bayocean Spit 2020/03/15
Replies: 6
Views: 499

Bayocean Spit 2020/03/15

Photo of the day: DSC04697.JPG After the surprise snowfall and cold temps Saturday, I headed out to the coast to find a hike that wouldn't be a slushbomb fest in the warmer temps and sunshine. Bayocean spit had been on my list for about six months, so it was a good time to go. We started at the trai...
by rubiks
March 12th, 2020, 6:55 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 110
Views: 3299

Re: Covid-19

It's absolutely wild watching this thing develop. March Madness is set to be played with no fans, and the NBA just suspended their season. We can look around at other countries around the world to get some idea of how it might play out here. To keep it on topic for this forum, I wonder if we'll see ...
by rubiks
February 20th, 2020, 7:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Silver Star from Grouse Vista 2020/02/19
Replies: 1
Views: 497

Silver Star from Grouse Vista 2020/02/19

Looking at the sunny weather forecast, I decided to take a personal day Wednesday and climb Silver Star. I drove up to the Grouse Vista trailhead about 8:15am. The snowline was right at the trailhead, and I was on snow all day. In the trees the trail was obvious and the snow was well compacted, I ha...