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by Splintercat
November 25th, 2012, 7:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

Excellent report, Aardvark! I'm looking forward to snowshoeing, too -- though I need to pick up some gaiters (mine were stolen in my Lolo Pass break-in last month). Agreed, uphill is challenging, especially if you're breaking trail... good cardio! :lol: I transitioned to modern snowshoes sometime in...
by Aardvark
November 25th, 2012, 10:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

... the cascades and the trails have low usage. You can walk the ridge from cone peak to echo Mtn (3 summits) - and stay above 5000' for several miles. Cone peak http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e145/zeezo61/conepeakthanksgiving2012080.jpg ...
by romann
November 24th, 2012, 11:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

Nice pictures - looks like great terrain up there! I never even heard about Cone Peak before reading your report.
by texasbb
November 24th, 2012, 9:01 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

One of these days I'm gonna break down and give snowshoeing a try. Posts like this are great encouragement, Aardvark!
by kelkev
November 24th, 2012, 6:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

Most awesome! Inspiration for me to get over this cold and get back out into the great outdoors!
by Crusak
November 23rd, 2012, 8:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

It took a few tries to get the shoes fitted right and I had a couple epic face plants on ther way up - the shoes really reward careful technique and punish sloppiness - not a bad thing I suppose. Going uphill is certainly work, but I could never have got as far in without them. It's neat to be able...
by shawjr
November 23rd, 2012, 7:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

Re: cone peak snowshoe

Nice report, and great pics! looks like you had great weather too. I can't wait to get out the shoes...
by Aardvark
November 23rd, 2012, 7:12 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: cone peak snowshoe
Replies: 7
Views: 1680

cone peak snowshoe

... up the road to Tombstone Pass on Hwy 20 east of Sweet Home - The Cone Peak trail winds through the forest for a couple miles before breaking onto an open ridge at ...
by bobcat
October 8th, 2012, 6:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Indian Heaven: Tombstone Lake PCT/CCT Loop
Replies: 6
Views: 2921

Indian Heaven: Tombstone Lake PCT/CCT Loop

... six or seven. I’m assuming these all came up from seeds in a single cone and are probably grafted onto to each other now through their root systems. ... Heaven.jpg Rock face, Berry Mountain, Indian Heaven.jpg View to Gifford Peak from Berry Mt., Indian Heaven .jpg Mt. St. Helens from Berry Mt., ...
by mileagemike25000
September 6th, 2012, 7:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 8/29/12 Alternate PCT along Crater Lake Rim & The Watchman
Replies: 6
Views: 1362

8/29/12 Alternate PCT along Crater Lake Rim & The Watchman

... portion of trail_(1).JPG Wizard Island keeps getting closer and the cone at the top more visible. 8 Getting closer to The Watchman Peak_(1).JPG ... the trail breaks out into an open field where the view of The Watchman peak becomes more visible. :) 9 The Watchman Peak in the distance_(1).JPG ...