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by teachpdx
September 3rd, 2019, 8:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mt. Hood Barret Spur (again!) 08-31-2019
Replies: 11
Views: 537

Re: Mt. Hood Barret Spur (again!) 08-31-2019

... flow" or "offshore flow", that will generally correspond to strong winds from the west and the east, respectively. If it's a windy day in the gorge, it'll be equally windy (or more) on Barrett Spur. I reference these weather forecasting models: http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/
by BigBear
August 14th, 2019, 8:56 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mini Report on Timberline
Replies: 10
Views: 707

Re: Mini Report on Timberline

Putting a bridge over the wilderness crossings on the Timberline Trail has been an issue for several reasons: 1) It's a wilderness area and ... Look for limits coming to you in Jeff/Wash/3S wildernesses in 2020 and CR Gorge in about 5 years. 3) Lawsuits blaming the USFS for not taking out a bridge ...
by poppacouch
July 31st, 2019, 10:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail Loop July 28, 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 607

Timberline Trail Loop July 28, 2019

... buddies in our mid-30's set out for an epic 4-day, 3-night Timberline Trail loop trip on July 28, 2019. None of us had done much distance 'thru-hiking' ... always changing while traversing around, but also always beautiful. • Gorgeous views looking into Muddy Fork Gorge from Bald Mountain Ridge ...
by Darin
July 6th, 2019, 11:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mt Adams backpacking loop - Not around the mountain
Replies: 2
Views: 829

Mt Adams backpacking loop - Not around the mountain

... son, so climbing to to the top, or going around the mountain on the trail-less section seemed unwise. We did a fantastic ~24 mile loop in the ... brought us up a gully that seemed reminiscent of some hiking in the Gorge. We made it to the Chain of Lakes at late lunch. There is a dirt road ...
by drm
June 26th, 2019, 2:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Casey Creek Loop 6-23-19
Replies: 5
Views: 569

Re: Casey Creek Loop 6-23-19

The gorge has a collection of these steep ridge/valley connector trails, like this one and Eagle-Benson, Tanner (latter 2 currently closed). In the best of times and conditions ...
by bobcat
June 25th, 2019, 3:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Casey Creek Loop 6-23-19
Replies: 5
Views: 569

Casey Creek Loop 6-23-19

The Casey Creek Trail lives, but only just. The Forest Service has scouted the route, but it is a low priority ... cool day: you really don’t want to do Casey Creek, possibly the steepest trail in the Gorge, when it is scorching. Lots of hikers on Herman Creek, no one on Casey Creek Way ...
by ghsmith76
June 21st, 2019, 9:35 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Early Timberline Trail Attempt
Replies: 21
Views: 1817

Early Timberline Trail Attempt

... It was a great effort to complete Timberline Trail loop for the 3rd year in a row, but Snow and Weather dictated a different ... create such a problem. Combine that with a snow storm emerged from the gorge when we would have been crossing the high point and we had to adjust ...
by Charley
June 20th, 2019, 10:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Memaloose Hills and Social Media
Replies: 79
Views: 3597

Re: The Memaloose Hills and Social Media

... - Wahkeena loop. Beginning at 5:15pm Multnomah was a zoo and the trail to the top of the falls was very busy. However that was only 1 mile, ... we crossed paths with only 10 people on one of the busiest loops in the Gorge. Yup. I know everyone has a different tolerance, but I think there ...
by Guy
June 19th, 2019, 9:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Memaloose Hills and Social Media
Replies: 79
Views: 3597

Re: The Memaloose Hills and Social Media

... - Wahkeena loop. Beginning at 5:15pm Multnomah was a zoo and the trail to the top of the falls was very busy. However that was only 1 mile, ... we crossed paths with only 10 people on one of the busiest loops in the Gorge.
by Charley
June 19th, 2019, 8:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Memaloose Hills and Social Media
Replies: 79
Views: 3597

Re: The Memaloose Hills and Social Media

... on weekdays (I have a weird work schedule), I felt like I had a lot of trails to myself. I can see why, if I valued the solitude even more, I would ... about the experience of hiking. That said, I've been hiking in the gorge a good bit this summer, and I've often been able to find a quiet time ...