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by bobcat
April 3rd, 2013, 7:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Some Central Oregon Hikes
Replies: 7
Views: 2245

Re: Some Central Oregon Hikes

... work! There are still No Camping signs on the tracks in Cottonwood Canyon. However, the master plan shows "primitive camping" at some haul sites ... The hoodoos are formed by erosion. Basically a fairly thin layer of lava spread over what to my amateur eyes looks like a layer of tuffaceous ...
by bobcat
April 1st, 2013, 5:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Some Central Oregon Hikes
Replies: 7
Views: 2245

Some Central Oregon Hikes

... Trail This is a three-mile loop dropping 660 feet into the Deschutes Canyon from the Crooked River Ranch area. The Alder Springs/Whychus Trail ... Camp Trail.jpg 2. Tam-a-láu Trail This trail is a mile ascent up to a lava plateau called The Peninsula in Cove Palisades State Park. Then it’s ...
by Limey
March 31st, 2013, 9:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Capitol Reef NP, Utah: Part 3
Replies: 5
Views: 838

Re: Capitol Reef NP, Utah: Part 3

... moab from 1978 to 1981 and some of the sunset pics I took looked like lava flowing down the canyon walls, amazing. Incredible geologic features down there. Hey Cheryl, when you're down ...
by Born2BBrad
October 7th, 2012, 11:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mississippi Head/Illumination Rock/B-26 Wreckage: 10/6/12
Replies: 18
Views: 4984

Mississippi Head/Illumination Rock/B-26 Wreckage: 10/6/12

... base of Mississippi Head. Mississippi Head is the large escarpment of lava above the Zigzag River Canyon on the south side of Mt. Hood. This side trip made me want to do the full loop up and ...
by mileagemike25000
October 2nd, 2012, 7:17 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 9/29/12 June Lake to Loowit Trail towards Ape Canyon
Replies: 7
Views: 1340

9/29/12 June Lake to Loowit Trail towards Ape Canyon

... Loowit_(1).JPG I haven't hiked the section of the Loowit toward Ape Canyon and we turned right to head in that direction. There's a lot of lava and scree on this section of the trail. I looked back at my wife, knowing she wasn't a ...
by mileagemike25000
September 1st, 2012, 6:26 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 8/25/12 Toutle Trail #238 toward Sheep Canyon Mt. St. Helens
Replies: 2
Views: 1235

8/25/12 Toutle Trail #238 toward Sheep Canyon Mt. St. Helens

... #238 TH_(1).JPG The trail heads out through a mostly barren expanse of lava rock with sporadic trees dotting the landscape. We headed toward Blue ... over a bridge, and head out toward the Loowit trail. 13 Crossing Sheep Canyon Creek over bridge for further exploration_(1).JPG 14 Exploring Toutle ...
by kepPNW
August 22nd, 2012, 8:21 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Loowit Falls via Ape Canyon, 19-Aug-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3940

Re: Loowit Falls via Ape Canyon, 19-Aug-2012

... my feet do a lot more recovery first, so it'll probably be next summer before I really start planning to shoot for The Next Level . At least on lava. :D Thanks much...
by kepPNW
August 21st, 2012, 6:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Loowit Falls via Ape Canyon, 19-Aug-2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3940

Loowit Falls via Ape Canyon, 19-Aug-2012

... But JRO is a long haul, as is Windy Ridge, and when I spied the Ape Canyon trail I thought maybe I could come in from a little closer launch ... trip, so I stand corrected - thanks, bobcat!) If you head towards the Lava Canyon Trailhead , you'll essentially end up in the same place. There ...
by kepPNW
August 13th, 2012, 4:55 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cooper Spur and Gnarl Ridge, 10-Aug-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4067

Cooper Spur and Gnarl Ridge, 10-Aug-2012

... Continuing on, I took a side route over to the edge of the canyon, and saw another trail leading up the near lateral moraine. With people ... I really doubt it's this lava bomb, also seen in last shot, but the fracture patterns are pretty cool! ...
by awildman
July 30th, 2012, 9:09 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Loowit Trail: 7/26-28
Replies: 15
Views: 2432

Loowit Trail: 7/26-28

... water from the source .25 miles down the Toutle trail) and near Ape Canyon. We didn't have any trouble with the trail, but climbing out of the ... traversing through the lava fields http://allisonoutside.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Loowit2012-11.jpg ...