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by MarkInTheDark
November 24th, 2020, 10:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coldwater Lake loop - 11/21/20
Replies: 4
Views: 411

Re: Coldwater Lake loop - 11/21/20

cool mannnnnn
by MarkInTheDark
November 5th, 2020, 10:01 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Saw my first Black Bear
Replies: 13
Views: 1008

Re: Saw my first Black Bear

Saw one on the Herman Creek Cutoff trail, early morning goin' up to Green Point Mtn... thought it was a German shepherd, once I figured out it was a big bear, 2 cubs scampered up the trees on either side of her! Made a slow, quiet, departure.
by MarkInTheDark
October 8th, 2020, 6:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mt. Adams, Stagman Ridge Oct. 6th, 2020
Replies: 28
Views: 1764

Re: Mt. Adams, Stagman Ridge Oct. 6th, 2020

mules? You have all the fun mannnn! Great photos!
by MarkInTheDark
October 1st, 2020, 3:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Fall Colors In The Columbia River Gorge 9/29-9/30
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Re: Fall Colors In The Columbia River Gorge 9/29-9/30

It's pretty toasty, in the area just north of Chinidere Mountain. At least there is bear grass. The areas just west of Eagle Creek look really burnt to me... Doesn't seem like lots of regrowth yet, but I'm no expert.
by MarkInTheDark
October 1st, 2020, 12:13 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Fall Colors In The Columbia River Gorge 9/29-9/30
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Fall Colors In The Columbia River Gorge 9/29-9/30

Got some cool Fall shots along the Pacific Crest Trail, between Wahtum Lake and Benson Plateau, what a cool hike! 1PacificCrestTrail (Large).JPG 2PacificCrestTrail (Large).JPG 3PacificCrestTrail (Large).JPG 7PacificCrestTrail (Large).JPG 8PacificCrestTrail (Large).JPG 9PacificCrestTrail (Large).JPG ...
by MarkInTheDark
September 28th, 2020, 5:32 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Indian Heaven - Lemei Trail - 9/28/2020
Replies: 4
Views: 681

Re: Indian Heaven - Lemei Trail - 9/28/2020

A good bail, is the way to go sometimes! Cool report, I'm hitting the trail Tues... can't wait!
by MarkInTheDark
September 3rd, 2020, 11:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Rainy-Wahtum To Benson Plateau
Replies: 3
Views: 566

Rainy-Wahtum To Benson Plateau

Hoping for a non-crowded solo hike, I arrived early at Wahtum Lake, only 2 other cars in the lot, on a Tuesday morning... excellent weather for a Gorge Hike on some classic trails! Started at my new fave trail, the Rainy-Wahtum Trail, which is really an old road. You can just feel the history of thi...
by MarkInTheDark
August 23rd, 2020, 5:52 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Nick Eaton figure 8 lollypop loop.
Replies: 1
Views: 422

Re: Nick Eaton figure 8 lollypop loop.

thanks for that cool report!
by MarkInTheDark
August 8th, 2020, 2:55 pm
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: The Famous Eagle Creek Trail
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Re: The Famous Eagle Creek Trail

cool, thanks!
by MarkInTheDark
August 8th, 2020, 11:01 am
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: The Famous Eagle Creek Trail
Replies: 4
Views: 465

The Famous Eagle Creek Trail

Are there any future plans for Eagle Creek Trail, or is this a matter of waiting for the area to stabilize? Just wondering...
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Eagle Creek Trail