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by discodan7700
May 26th, 2013, 9:49 pm
Forum: Organize and Invite! (Upcoming Hikes)
Topic: Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1924

All Packed UP

Pack Weight: 24.6 lbs ( Water Food Shelter Sleep System Stove Fuel Fire starters Tea Hot-Cocoa Wet Weather Clothing (Good to 25 deg F) Extra Batteries for GPS Headlamp w/confirmed good batteries Compass Whistle Knife Paper map Snowshoes w/ tails Snow baskets for poles and Shovel ) Pocket Weight: Cel...
by discodan7700
May 26th, 2013, 7:27 pm
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: Gorge+ Mapset Conversion to GPX for BackcountryNav Pro
Replies: 12
Views: 2795

Re: Gorge+ Mapset Conversion to GPX for BackcountryNav Pro

Thank you sire :)

I'm looking at this as a possible starting point:

http://www.geopainting.com/
by discodan7700
May 26th, 2013, 7:22 pm
Forum: Organize and Invite! (Upcoming Hikes)
Topic: Let's hike Mt Defiance - Monday Memorial Day
Replies: 36
Views: 4191

Re: Let's hike Mt Defiance - Monday Memorial Day

Go get'em friends! I'm rooting for you!
by discodan7700
May 26th, 2013, 6:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Herman-Wyeth Loop with Bear, North and Rainy Lakes: 5/24/13
Replies: 11
Views: 3015

Re: Herman-Wyeth Loop with Bear, North and Rainy Lakes: 5/24

Great TR. Thank you so much! These tracks have me scratching my head. I'm wondering if someone out there can answer what they are? I'm looking at it thinking there's a deer or elk on the left with an I-don't-know on the right. The size and shape remind me of cougar kinda, but I thought cougar tracks...
by discodan7700
May 26th, 2013, 8:38 am
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: Gorge+ Mapset Conversion to GPX for BackcountryNav Pro
Replies: 12
Views: 2795

Gorge+ Mapset Conversion to GPX for BackcountryNav Pro

Hello PortlandHikers, I rec'd a modest mannered request from Airoff to see if there was a way to convert EPs righteous gorge+ mapset for use on BackCountryNav Pro. Did the tiniest bit of investigating and found that EP has wrapped up the mapset in an msi. This is a great idea for insuring folks get ...
by discodan7700
May 26th, 2013, 8:02 am
Forum: Organize and Invite! (Upcoming Hikes)
Topic: Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1924

Route Planning: Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013

Finalizing plans for tomorrow's great adventure. Please let me know if you intend to join. http://ubuntuone.com/3Ft9Qv961SnwGj4nJUKUCp The ele profile for the intended route is surprising. As you will see below, generally, this hike is no harder than AngelsRest. However, I do see little sharp edges ...
by discodan7700
May 25th, 2013, 5:15 am
Forum: Organize and Invite! (Upcoming Hikes)
Topic: Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1924

Re: Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013

Thanks anyway Jerry! Good luck! Next time, I hope.

Regarding the liquid diet: Just remember, this too shall pass. and pass again, and pass again, and pass again :)

Sorry, couldn't help it.

"...it's our sense of humor that sustained us..."

Dr. Tim Whatley, Episode 153

-daniel-
by discodan7700
May 24th, 2013, 8:42 pm
Forum: Organize and Invite! (Upcoming Hikes)
Topic: Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1924

Cool Creek To Devils Peak - 5-27-2013

Portlandhikers, Snowchasers, Modern-day conquerors, Join me for an expedition to Devils Peak from the Cool Creek Trail. This trip is all about the big win at the end. I've been told this trail is steep and will likely have snow starting at approx 4000 ft. Spoke with ZigZag Ranger ChrisD. He said, "b...
by discodan7700
May 24th, 2013, 6:01 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ruckel Creek 5-18-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 4715

Re: Ruckel Creek 5-18-2013

kepPNW wrote:I'm also guessing you're going to run into some snow issues up there.
..excellent...

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by discodan7700
May 23rd, 2013, 7:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ruckel Creek 5-18-2013
Replies: 26
Views: 4715

Re: Ruckel Creek 5-18-2013

So if I'm reading the graph correctly, cool creek should be "easier" than dog mountain? Wifey-Pooh will be interested to hear that.