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by Siegecow
May 15th, 2019, 10:58 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

Wow, I had last visited the Wenaha River Trail in June 2015! I must have just missed the fire. Here's my bridge pic from back then! https://i.imgur.com/VY5BmBY.jpg ...
by texasbb
May 7th, 2019, 7:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

Here was the deck as of June 23, 2009, not much more than a month after drm's shot:

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by retired jerry
May 7th, 2019, 2:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

that makes sense

without the wood to brace it they probably won't stay in place
by justpeachy
May 7th, 2019, 2:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

retired jerry wrote:
May 7th, 2019, 7:43 am
I'd have thought the metal framework would have survived
I read somewhere that the metal framework did survive but was badly damaged by the heat and couldn't be reused for a new bridge, so the FS took it out.
by retired jerry
May 7th, 2019, 7:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

I'd have thought the metal framework would have survived
by drm
May 7th, 2019, 7:33 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

Or here is is, taken 5/12/2009.

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by justpeachy
May 7th, 2019, 6:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

After hiking part of the trail recently I called the Pomeroy Ranger Station to ask about that bridge. Because that spot is in wilderness and because the crossing requires a pretty large sturdy bridge, it would have to be constructed off-site and helicoptered in. Expensive. They thought it would be 5...
by drm
May 4th, 2019, 2:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

Losing the Crooked Creek Bridge is sad because spring and high water is mostly when hikers want to go up there.
by bobcat
May 3rd, 2019, 6:59 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Lower Wenaha River 4-26-19

... part of the state, I ventured up to Troy and hiked the Wenaha River Trail as far as Crooked Creek, which with the waters running ...
by byoc
June 8th, 2018, 8:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wenaha Wilderness: Mt. Misery Loop
Replies: 8
Views: 768

Re: Wenaha Wilderness: Mt. Misery Loop

... cool. If it weren't for rattlesnakes, I wouldn't mind bushwacking at all. I hiked Rattlesnake about a month ago. The WTA had done some work on the lower section just a week prior. I thought the trail was in pretty good shape. We had to put snow shoes on when we got to Alnus Spring, so I couldn't ...