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by lordgares
May 14th, 2021, 6:38 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2021 Snow Level
Replies: 112
Views: 6931

Re: 2021 Snow Level

I drove from 35 to Dufur on 44 about 2 weeks ago. There are some shady spots where it is only one lane but fully driveable.
by lordgares
May 5th, 2021, 6:49 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: what's with all the turkeys?
Replies: 7
Views: 350

Re: what's with all the turkeys?

Interestingly they aren't native to Oregon or Washington. From what I understand, they were introduced in 1961 in Oregon and in the early 1900s in Washington.
by lordgares
May 5th, 2021, 6:02 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: what's with all the turkeys?
Replies: 7
Views: 350

Re: what's with all the turkeys?

It's been like that towards the East end of the Gorge for several years now. My wife and I have a running joke that it isn't a drive/hike unless we see turkeys going to or coming from wherever we are. There was one time we were driving out Ketchum Rd, which eventually turns into road 1711 where we c...
by lordgares
May 2nd, 2021, 9:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Knebal Spring Trail
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: Knebal Spring Trail

Good to see a tr from Knebal. I haven’t been down that way since just before the forest shutdown last year.
by lordgares
April 11th, 2021, 2:08 pm
Forum: Idle Chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday!
Replies: 250
Views: 43124

Re: Happy Birthday!

Caught something out of the corner of my eye off trail on Little Badger Creek. Lo and behold what should I find... this time I actually remembered to bring a garbage bag with me. Good thing too since it was was more than a little muddy.
by lordgares
April 9th, 2021, 11:38 am
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Early season recommendations - Wallowas, Hells Canyon
Replies: 9
Views: 379

Re: Early season recommendations - Wallowas, Hells Canyon

After zooming in and out for a while, the snow depth data disappears and I can't get it back, even after refreshing. I went to a different browser and the data reappeared, but disappeared again there after a while. I have the same issue on both mobile and on my computer, it isn't just you. It's rat...
by lordgares
April 5th, 2021, 2:32 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Holly in Portland
Replies: 3
Views: 294

Re: Holly in Portland

Nice to meet you Holly!
drm wrote:
April 5th, 2021, 2:15 pm
Maybe you already have! I think there once was talk of having some swag that us regulars could wear so we would know
Seriously, that would be amazing. Who do we need to bug to get that ball rolling :lol:
by lordgares
March 28th, 2021, 2:58 pm
Forum: Idle Chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday!
Replies: 250
Views: 43124

Re: Happy Birthday!

I feel like this is some sort of rite of passage... are there membership cards for this? :lol:

Found this one lying around off the old Barlow Road in the general vicinity of Gate Creek
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by lordgares
March 26th, 2021, 7:20 pm
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Shellrock Mountain wagon road
Replies: 2
Views: 213

Shellrock Mountain wagon road

Shellrock Mountain has been an area I have wanted to explore for a while, specifically the remnants of the old wagon road. Most of the TR I have seen describe access prior to when they put the historic highway through the area. I was wondering what the best access point would currently be to get the...
by lordgares
March 24th, 2021, 9:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Stacker Butte 3-23-21
Replies: 2
Views: 877

Re: Stacker Butte 3-23-21

Looks like a gorgeous day up there. Love the pictures. I haven't had the chance to go up Stacker Butte this year but I have been down the canyon on Swale Creek a couple of times.