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by MarkInTheDark
November 2nd, 2016, 6:04 pm
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: Wahtum Lake Map
Replies: 9
Views: 3674

Re: Wahtum Lake Map

Glad you guys like it, I got it from a friend at the USFS/Hood River, I not sure how it was drawn...

Mark
by MarkInTheDark
September 29th, 2016, 4:16 pm
Forum: Off-trail Trip Reports & Lost Trails
Topic: That valley just east of Benson Plateau
Replies: 2
Views: 1129

Re: That valley just east of Benson Plateau

I took a look, thanks! Amazing!
by MarkInTheDark
September 29th, 2016, 6:43 am
Forum: Off-trail Trip Reports & Lost Trails
Topic: That valley just east of Benson Plateau
Replies: 2
Views: 1129

That valley just east of Benson Plateau

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Is this forest area just east of Benson Plateau difficult to hike??
by MarkInTheDark
August 16th, 2016, 10:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Benson Plateau - Ruckel Creek
Replies: 4
Views: 1148

Re: Benson Plateau - Ruckel Creek

Ruckel Creek was good at Benson Camp and great at Hunters Camp, I didn't check Camp Smokey, but I've found it to be pretty minimal some times.
by MarkInTheDark
August 12th, 2016, 1:42 pm
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: Wahtum Lake Map
Replies: 9
Views: 3674

Wahtum Lake Map

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by MarkInTheDark
August 12th, 2016, 11:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Benson Plateau - Ruckel Creek
Replies: 4
Views: 1148

Benson Plateau - Ruckel Creek

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On the Pacific Crest Trail, just south of Benson Plateau...
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Some hikers say they think the plateau is kinda spooky, I think these trees are why, maybe...
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Headwaters of Ruckel Creek and near my campsite, Benson Camp, kinda in the middle of the plateau
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Another meadow just east of Benson Camp...
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My Benson Camp site
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Ruckel Creek at Benson Camp.... 7/30/16...
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Ruckel Creek
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Hunters camp
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Berries on Pacific Crest Trail, just south of the plateau
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by MarkInTheDark
August 12th, 2016, 8:45 am
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: Indian Springs/Benson Camp Conditions
Replies: 4
Views: 604

Re: Indian Springs/Benson Camp Conditions

I was just up on Benson Plateau 7/30... Hunters Camp, Benson Camp sites and Smokey Camp all were cool.... Ruckel Creek still had plenty of water... did not check Smokey Spring/Camp. There are some bugs, so I did use some lite bug spray, but I wasn't really bothered. It was really beautiful! Only saw...
by MarkInTheDark
June 23rd, 2016, 6:11 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ruckel Ridge, Jun 18
Replies: 6
Views: 1576

Re: Ruckel Ridge, Jun 18

Cool mannnnn, can't wait to return to the plateau!
by MarkInTheDark
April 6th, 2016, 3:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Herman Creek to PCT to Chinidere Mountain 4/5
Replies: 3
Views: 1289

Re: Herman Creek to PCT to Chinidere Mountain 4/5

cool report mannnnnn!