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by TrailPerspective
February 25th, 2024, 6:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)
Replies: 8
Views: 525

Re: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)

Typically I do include a "Silent Perspectives" in 4K Video Clip Compilation of an area, is stream-able (like all my Videos) from a device to a Big Screen Smart TV if one just wants something silent in the background with an Oregon/local feel:

https://youtu.be/V34wYs-gKBc
by TrailPerspective
February 24th, 2024, 5:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Circumnavigating Suttle Lake (Great Late Winter/Early Spring Hike!)
Replies: 0
Views: 98

Circumnavigating Suttle Lake (Great Late Winter/Early Spring Hike!)

Hey Y'all! I just uploaded a Video of the Full Shoreline Loop Hike Circumnavigating Suttle Lake & All 3 Campgrounds in Deschutes National Forest, Central Oregon, hiking Counterclockwise starting at the NE Corner Shoreline Day Use Area. Hike goes through Link Creek Campground, South Shore Campground,...
by TrailPerspective
February 23rd, 2024, 11:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)
Replies: 8
Views: 525

Re: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)

Jett Powered wrote:
February 23rd, 2024, 10:03 am
retired jerry wrote:
February 23rd, 2024, 8:34 am
I had to shovel out a spot to put tent
I'm totally impressed that you consider that a tent! Clearly you are more hardcore than me. :D
:lol:
by TrailPerspective
February 23rd, 2024, 9:38 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)
Replies: 8
Views: 525

Re: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)

Driving in to beaverton campground downstream from trout creek. Jan 28 20240126_140835.jpg I had to shovel out a spot to put tent 20240126_155747.jpg That's awesome, very impressive and hardcore, some serious camping commitment there! Moments ago I did post a Top 4 Countdown of Best "One-Party Camp...
by TrailPerspective
February 22nd, 2024, 5:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)
Replies: 8
Views: 525

Re: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)

Thanks for sharing! I appreciate both the campsite reviews/tours and winter campground info. I'm struggling to learn about good winter camping options around here. Happy to help. Once the snow completely melts from this most recent storm cycle which is in the next day or two with weather getting in...
by TrailPerspective
February 22nd, 2024, 11:44 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Exploring/Reviewing Timothy Lake (a crown jewel of Mount Hood National Forest)
Replies: 28
Views: 1718

Re: Exploring/Reviewing Timothy Lake (a crown jewel of Mount Hood National Forest)

Pine Point Day Use is one of the most scenic Day Use Areas around Timothy Lake:

https://youtu.be/zi0FV4UWz9U
by TrailPerspective
February 19th, 2024, 9:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Exploring/Reviewing Timothy Lake (a crown jewel of Mount Hood National Forest)
Replies: 28
Views: 1718

Re: Exploring/Reviewing Timothy Lake (a crown jewel of Mount Hood National Forest)

Cannot even get a CG reservation in the summer. Glad we went there years ago. Used to camp at Claackamas RS in the ‘40-50’s before the lake. Yeah I agree it is hyper competitive to grab a spot, particularly a premium spot! I also think some people use a bot service to book a site faster than a huma...
by TrailPerspective
February 17th, 2024, 6:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Crawfish, Knott, and Adams Mountain Trails 02-16-2024
Replies: 1
Views: 339

Re: Crawfish, Knott, and Adams Mountain Trails 02-16-2024

Great trip report, I love your adventurous spirit.
by TrailPerspective
February 17th, 2024, 6:12 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)
Replies: 8
Views: 525

Very High Quality Year Round Winter Campground - Trout Creek Campground (Madras, Central Oregon)

I very recently visited Trout Creek Campground in Madras, Central Oregon, along the Shoreline of Lower Deschutes River. The Campground is operated by Bureau of Land Management (BLM), $8 per night for Single Site, $25 per night for Double/Group Site, is open YEAR ROUND, and is only at 1300 FT making ...
by TrailPerspective
February 16th, 2024, 5:27 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Mighty Whychus Creek Trail 10.5 Mile "Super Loop"!
Replies: 3
Views: 677

Re: The Mighty Whychus Creek Trail 10.5 Mile "Super Loop"!

This was my favorite Ponderosa Pine highlight section of the whole Winter Yaxtrax Hike:

https://youtu.be/gXcBIWFUGDY