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by kepPNW
February 22nd, 2020, 6:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Nester Peak
Replies: 3
Views: 885

Re: Nester Peak

... what the history may be between the two spelling variations -- anyone know more? Found this recollection that offers a brief history of the lookout, while using both spellings, in the opening paragraph: In July, 1957, George Hendryx with a State cat started work on Nestor's Peak, opening ...
by Solofemalehiker35
December 25th, 2019, 8:57 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 12/23/19 Stacker Butte Via Dalles Mountain TH Solo
Replies: 2
Views: 511

12/23/19 Stacker Butte Via Dalles Mountain TH Solo

12/23/19 Hiked to Stacker Butte Via Dalles Mountain Ranch TH to Dalles Mountain Road West to Stacker Road NW as an out and ... for small children. Be advised there is poison oak in the area so be on the lookout. Large parking area as well as parking for bus and trailer. The parking ...
by Chip Down
December 24th, 2019, 6:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bunker Hill
Replies: 2
Views: 450

Bunker Hill

... summit ridge southbound, I was pleased to find a tree decorated with Christmas ornaments! A few had blown down; I restored them. Then I found the lookout footings and tiedowns. Clearly they've been moved. Can't imagine why. A lot of work for nothing. On the way down, I eschewed the trail and stayed ...
by JackLHubner
November 28th, 2019, 6:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Silver Star Thanksgiving 11.28.19
Replies: 0
Views: 784

Silver Star Thanksgiving 11.28.19

... I passed one group on my way to the summit, they were already heading back. At the summit I was able to take refuge from the wind where the old lookout was. Cloud cover was low and obstructed most of the views. Cover would break occasionally allowing for views of nearby landmarks like Sturgeon ...
by retired jerry
November 12th, 2019, 7:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 10/28/19 Flag Point Lookout Via High Prarie TH Loop
Replies: 1
Views: 855

Re: 10/28/19 Flag Point Lookout Via High Prarie TH Loop

Thanks for the report and eightmile, underhill,... I haven't been there for several years. Must be time to re-visit. "First car in the High Prarie TH when I arrived at 4:45am and only car in the lot when I got back to the TH at 5:30pm. Didn't see anyone on the trails, nor on the roads to trails." Is...
by Solofemalehiker35
November 12th, 2019, 6:36 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 10/28/19 Flag Point Lookout Via High Prarie TH Loop
Replies: 1
Views: 855

10/28/19 Flag Point Lookout Via High Prarie TH Loop

... 3325ft elevation gain before sunrise to sunset. Hiked to Flag Point Lookout Tower Via High Prarie TH; smelly vaulted toilet at parking area, ... in snow, trail is in great condition. Wide easy trail). To Lookout Mountain (lots of snow to Lookout Mountain, patchy snow on top lookout mountain, ...
by Solofemalehiker35
November 12th, 2019, 5:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Fivemile Butte Lookout via Eightmile Loop 11/4/19
Replies: 0
Views: 805

Fivemile Butte Lookout via Eightmile Loop 11/4/19

... like we did. Hiked the more difficult way first (which is moderate/easy, some up hill) side first. With a detour to check out Five Mile Butte Lookout. (The top of the lookout is gated and locked so unless you are renting it out there is no access up top. There is a pulley system, but it's ...
by Solofemalehiker35
November 12th, 2019, 5:20 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: High Ridge TH to Pechuck Lookout 11/11/19
Replies: 0
Views: 827

High Ridge TH to Pechuck Lookout 11/11/19

Monday 11/11/19 Pechuck Lookout via High Ridge TH (10 miles 3162ft elevation gain. 7.88 miles one way to lookout.). ... side. Also a great viewing area for three sisters area on a clear day as I saw no mountain views at the lookout. You can't really see any great views of Rooster Rock unless ...
by Bosterson
October 27th, 2019, 8:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Indian Heaven, land of fire and ice - 10/27/19
Replies: 3
Views: 786

Indian Heaven, land of fire and ice - 10/27/19

In Which We Make An Amazing Geologic Discovery Headed for Red Mountain Lookout from FR 60, I convinced my friend that road walking is boring, so we meandered uphill ...
by bobcat
October 27th, 2019, 9:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Buck Peak from Lolo Pass 10-24-19
Replies: 0
Views: 728

Buck Peak from Lolo Pass 10-24-19

... the powerline corridor, the PCT hugs the steep rocky east face of Hiyu Mountain, offering the first of several spectacular views to Mt. Hood’s west ... This trail swishes through bear-grass and huckleberry up to the former lookout site on Buck Peak. On the way, I got a good view to Tanner Butte. ...