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by Darin
July 6th, 2019, 11:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mt Adams backpacking loop - Not around the mountain
Replies: 2
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Mt Adams backpacking loop - Not around the mountain

IMG_5119.JPG I love backpacking loops since I usually travel with only one car and my son. Backpacking is hard work, so I always want to see new territory and not walk over something I've already done. Mt Adams has stumped me as close enough for a great trip, but with no great loop options except g...
by Darin
August 6th, 2012, 12:51 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Goat Rocks Are Open! Packwood Lake to Lily Basin 8/1-3
Replies: 17
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Re: Goat Rocks Are Open! Packwood Lake to Lily Basin 8/1-3

Glad to hear it's open. I was just planning this same loop in another 3 weeks - including the scramble from Lily Basin trail to Packwood Lake. Any tips for negotiating that section? what made it so awful? It seems so easy on a map to drop down 1200 feet and hit the lake. Maybe I need a new plan.
by Darin
September 9th, 2011, 11:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: another route around Eliot washout
Replies: 4
Views: 1496

another route around Eliot washout

August 25-28,2011 Backpacked the entire Timberline trail around Mount Hood with my son 2 weeks ago. Still recovering so it took some time to post pics and details. Day #1 We took the standard route starting from Timberline Lodge with first camp at Ramona Falls on THursday night. ALmost got lost at t...