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by thinair28
October 13th, 2019, 8:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bachelor Mountain (Mt. Jefferson area) Oct 11-12, 2019
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Bachelor Mountain (Mt. Jefferson area) Oct 11-12, 2019

... for one last adventure in relatively nice weather. We had done nearby Coffin Mountain, and Bachelor Mountain's open south facing slopes seemed like a good bet for a quick ...
by BigBear
July 3rd, 2019, 8:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

Great pictures - they remind me of a report of Crescent Mountain with the same beargrass bloom timing. That's one of those hikes you'll remember for some time.
by ElementalFX
July 1st, 2019, 5:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

Chip Down wrote:
June 30th, 2019, 6:25 pm
What you need to do is post this kind of report in August, and say "oops, sorry, forgot to post this in June, but here's what you missed" :lol:


I tend to do that a lot, haha.
Not on purpose, either. Just get so busy and take a while to get around to it.
by Chip Down
June 30th, 2019, 6:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

What you need to do is post this kind of report in August, and say "oops, sorry, forgot to post this in June, but here's what you missed" :lol:

Tempting, but that's a bit of a drive to see some flowers. I do have business in Salem though, so maybe I can bundle.
by kelkev
June 30th, 2019, 5:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

Beyond amazing. And lots of other wildflowers to see on the way up and down. Avoid the weekends if possible, I'm guessing there were 25-30 cars there today.
by Webfoot
June 30th, 2019, 5:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

I just got back from my first trip to Coffin Mountain. The bear grass was still absolutely peak on the 28th and 29th (I did the hike twice!), with ...
by justpeachy
June 28th, 2019, 6:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

I think there's a modern staffed lookout on top. Isn't that the same Coffin Mtn? Was it staffed? I spoke to a staffer there last summer and got ... mountain-look-out-ann-amundsen/1043015002/
by johnspeth
June 28th, 2019, 5:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

... all to myself for the hour I was there. Jefferson was playing hide and seek: I think there's a modern staffed lookout on top. Isn't that the same Coffin Mtn? Was it staffed? I spoke to a staffer there last summer and got a good dump of the lookout lifestyle. I left envious. The lady said it takes ...
by weathercrazy
June 28th, 2019, 4:20 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

Yes! No issues with that.
by ElementalFX
June 27th, 2019, 11:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19
Replies: 12
Views: 2015

Re: Coffin Mountain 6.23.19

Wow, stunning photos!

How is the gravel road up there this year? Good for low clearance?