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by Born2BBrad
July 16th, 2019, 7:06 am
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Snow on Three Sisters Loop trails?
Replies: 5
Views: 95

Re: Snow on Three Sisters Loop trails?

This last weekend I did some hiking on trails around Broken Top. Some of those trails included part of the Three Sisters loop. There was significant snow in certain areas, requiring GPS navigational assistance. We passed a mother and daughter doing the entire loop, so people are doing it already. Th...
by Born2BBrad
July 15th, 2019, 8:51 am
Forum: User Test Forum
Topic: Google Pics Embed Test
Replies: 7
Views: 95

Re: Google Pics Embed Test

You can just right click on the image and copy the image url and embed it without that service That only works if the pic is in an album and you set the album sharing on. Once you do that, you don't need to create a shared link for each pic individually. Otherwise they don't show up for other users...
by Born2BBrad
July 13th, 2019, 8:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Broken Top Area: 7/12/19
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Broken Top Area: 7/12/19

Broken Top Area: 7/12/19 What: Broken Top Area Hike When: 7/12/19 Who: Me (Born2BBrad), Chase Quick info for snow level. Lots of trails snow free, but lots of snow in the higher elevations and certain sections of trails. Really slows you down and requires more effort. Saddle above green lakes https:...
by Born2BBrad
July 13th, 2019, 7:37 pm
Forum: User Test Forum
Topic: Google Pics Embed Test
Replies: 7
Views: 95

Google Pics Embed Test

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/XSX-U1OBq_a3ml8Y6OtaVAeXqrP_Ecpbu7uVZJ5KpoOJq2vSUPKcZ-PYMgCysexI6RuKJOlEHDEXCnZna5UikoAdtZEBPzHHXxBMrbviODlc5RbbmbOebvVU5lxI7cf0stxxDGb9nw=w2400 This one works. Note: Google Photos Share Create Link Copy Go to: https://ctrlq.org/google/photos/?_ga=2.64412399.117001...
by Born2BBrad
June 30th, 2019, 8:31 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2019 Snow Level
Replies: 116
Views: 5450

Re: 2019 Snow Level

For those wanting snow info on the Timberline Trail, read the TR just posted about my trip 6/28/19-6/29/19.

viewtopic.php?f=8&t=28311
by Born2BBrad
June 30th, 2019, 8:28 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail: 6/28/19-6/29/19
Replies: 8
Views: 1217

Timberline Trail: 6/28/19-6/29/19

What/Where: Backpacking trip all the way around Mt. Hood on the Timberline Trail (TT) Who: Me (Born2BBrad) When: 6/28/19 - 6/29/19 Miles: 41.62 EG: 10,150’ Normally I wouldn't write such a brief trip report, but people seem to be wanting recent intel on the Timberline Trail, especially the N/NW side...
by Born2BBrad
June 20th, 2019, 8:38 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Hells Canyon
Replies: 2
Views: 429

Re: Hells Canyon

That is my favorite area to go. Beautiful and uncrowded.

Thanks for the reminder.
by Born2BBrad
June 12th, 2019, 9:23 am
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Early season Wallowa reports?
Replies: 10
Views: 317

Re: Early season Wallowa reports?

Call Gina at the Marina. The Wallowa Lake Marina 541-432-9115. Gina Barstad, related to hiking book author Fred Barstad. She has been helpful and informative in the past.

Stop in and buy something if they provide useful information.
by Born2BBrad
June 10th, 2019, 8:14 pm
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Timberline Trail around Mt. Hood - July Conditions
Replies: 2
Views: 209

Re: Timberline Trail around Mt. Hood - July Conditions

Did the TT last year at a similar time. It was doable, but difficult. Route finding with a GPS was required. Read this TR for an idea of what it would be like:

viewtopic.php?f=8&t=26834&p=202814#p202814
by Born2BBrad
June 10th, 2019, 8:07 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2019 Snow Level
Replies: 116
Views: 5450

Re: 2019 Snow Level

FYI, snow report on Mt Hood as of 6/9/19. 95% snow coverage from Timberline Lodge all the way to Mississippi head and beyond. Sloppy and wet. Not fully compacted yet. Very difficult to walk in.