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by greenjello85
May 5th, 2020, 8:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 'Other' Eagle Creek: troubling access issues
Replies: 12
Views: 3112

Re: 'Other' Eagle Creek: troubling access issues

The one leading down to the actual trail
by greenjello85
May 5th, 2020, 8:04 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Confused - What is Open or Allowed during Covid Quarantine?
Replies: 42
Views: 2160

Re: Confused - What is Open or Allowed during Covid Quarantine?

Mt hood website specifically says using the trails is OK if you park on the side of the road and not a designated trailhead.
by greenjello85
May 5th, 2020, 8:01 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Status of Road 45 near Highway 224?
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Re: Status of Road 45 near Highway 224?

I haven't personally tried but you might be able to get in from the other side using hillockburn rd? 45 is definitely still closed at 224.
by greenjello85
November 24th, 2019, 4:45 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2019 Snow Level
Replies: 170
Views: 15283

Re: 2019 Snow Level

Bull of the woods wilderness is still snow free. Nothing to 5000' as of 11/23.
by greenjello85
June 5th, 2019, 9:11 pm
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Looking for a 2-night backpack in July
Replies: 8
Views: 815

Re: Looking for a 2-night backpack in July

You could start at the roaring river campground and hike into the serene lake/rock lakes area. That would bring you close to your target mileage. Maybe a side trip down to perrywinkle falls on roaring river? Several other possibilities for bumping up the distance. Mt. Mitchell is a cool destination ...
by greenjello85
May 19th, 2019, 4:23 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Backpacking Whetstone Ridge
Replies: 8
Views: 714

Re: Backpacking Whetstone Ridge

No water on the ridge, I always fill up at silver King lake. I haven't been on the couple miles of bagby South to the twin lakes trail so not sure about there. I tried fishing in the upper lake once but never caught anything. I think there are fish though so might just be timing and finding the righ...
by greenjello85
May 2nd, 2019, 6:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Road to Dickey Creek Tr blocked
Replies: 10
Views: 1417

Re: Road to Dickey Creek Tr blocked

Bummer! Thanks for the update.
by greenjello85
April 16th, 2019, 8:44 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2019 Snow Level
Replies: 170
Views: 15283

Re: 2019 Snow Level

xrp wrote:
April 16th, 2019, 6:59 pm
How far in?
At least to the viewpoint around 4 miles in. 2500' elevation.
by greenjello85
April 16th, 2019, 3:11 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2019 Snow Level
Replies: 170
Views: 15283

Re: 2019 Snow Level

Salmon river trail is now clear. It looked like some fresh snow on the ridge tops above around 4000'.
by greenjello85
April 14th, 2019, 4:23 pm
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: 2019 Snow Level
Replies: 170
Views: 15283

Re: 2019 Snow Level

Tried to go to the northern elk lake Creek trailhead today and 63 is clear of snow but blocked by a large tree across the road just before road 6350 turnoff. Dickey Creek should be accessible now.