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by MarkInTheDark
June 28th, 2018, 11:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wahtum Lake to Benson Plateau 6/26-27
Replies: 7
Views: 1421

Wahtum Lake to Benson Plateau 6/26-27

Just hiked Wahtum Lake to Benson Plateau, via the Pacific Crest Trail... about 6 easy miles. Curious to see what burn I might see. All was normal at Wahtum Lake, only one other car at the lot. Totally beautiful, thankfully! Continued north toward Benson Plateau, no changes... until just after you pa...
by MarkInTheDark
June 18th, 2018, 6:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Benson Plateau report
Replies: 1
Views: 542

Re: Benson Plateau report

cool report, thanks!
by MarkInTheDark
May 20th, 2018, 1:29 pm
Forum: Hiking in the News
Topic: Oregonian Report Of Trails Opening
Replies: 0
Views: 875

Oregonian Report Of Trails Opening

5/19/18... From The Portland Oregonian: EAGLE CREEK FIRE More gorge trails reopening Jim Ryan The Oregonian/OregonLive Break out your boots, Columbia gorge hikers. Authorities have reopened several trails and lakes in the Columbia River Gorge and Mount Hood National Forest that were closed for month...
by MarkInTheDark
April 7th, 2018, 7:52 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Herman Creek PCTA Work Party
Replies: 11
Views: 4822

Re: Herman Creek PCTA Work Party

Great photos, thanks for givin' us a peek!
by MarkInTheDark
April 4th, 2018, 12:28 pm
Forum: Idle Chatter
Topic: Current Photos Of Eagle Creek Trail Campsites?
Replies: 12
Views: 3538

Re: Current Photos Of Eagle Creek Trail Campsites?

True or not? Just saw this on Reddit by aaronkz ... thought some might like seeing this unofficial report... "Herman Creek and Nick Eaton are pretty much clear and just need logout for a few hazardous trees. The PCT is going to be cleared soon. Angel's Rest is also nearing completion. Crews have bee...
by MarkInTheDark
February 28th, 2018, 6:47 pm
Forum: Idle Chatter
Topic: Current Photos Of Eagle Creek Trail Campsites?
Replies: 12
Views: 3538

Re: Current Photos Of Eagle Creek Trail Campsites?

Some excellent after the burn photos of the Eagle Creek, Tanner Butte, Herman Creek areas...

https://wyeastblog.org/2018/02/27/after ... rt-2-of-2/
by MarkInTheDark
February 6th, 2018, 2:12 pm
Forum: Hiking in the News
Topic: Gorge closure order
Replies: 107
Views: 13846

Re: Gorge closure order

Just saw a report on PCToregon 2/5 says, "It is currently estimated that the PCT and Herman Creek Trail will remain closed between Wahtum Lake and Cascade Locks until mid-summer; the Eagle Creek Trail is expected to remain closed for the duration of 2018." http://www.pctoregon.com/what-to-expect-on-...
by MarkInTheDark
January 26th, 2018, 5:21 pm
Forum: Hiking in the News
Topic: Gorge closure order
Replies: 107
Views: 13846

Re: Gorge closure order

by MarkInTheDark
January 26th, 2018, 3:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Neahkahnie Mountain - 1/13/18
Replies: 4
Views: 1832

Re: Neahkahnie Mountain - 1/13/18

cool mannnn great photos