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by Ron Goodwin
February 23rd, 2020, 11:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: PCTA Mt.Hood Chapter Annual Meeting
Replies: 1
Views: 275

PCTA Mt.Hood Chapter Annual Meeting

... as the Mt. Hood Chapter is the caretaker for the 211 miles of the PCT between Brittenbush Lake and Mt. Adams plus many feeder trails around Ramona Falls and in the Columbia River Gorge. Keynote speaker this year is Jurgen Hess who is the Board Treasurer/Photo Journalist with Columbia Insight ...
by grantrs
September 4th, 2019, 11:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail 8/26/19 - 8/28/19
Replies: 7
Views: 692

Re: Timberline Trail 8/26/19 - 8/28/19

... mile upstream for both to find suitable crossings. And even they were a little sketchy. Muddy Fork IMG_8448.jpg IMG_8449.jpg Made a quick stop at Ramona Falls to fill up on water and cool off. IMG_8451.jpg Sandy River IMG_8453.jpg IMG_8454.jpg Finally got to the campground after the Sandy River ...
by markesc
September 1st, 2019, 3:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Vista Point Trail: bear
Replies: 4
Views: 674

Re: Vista Point Trail: bear

... that start hiking 2 hours before sunset with no apparent destination/plan/etc? I ran into a father/son on Bald Mt. that intended to go to Ramona falls and back, with a whole 3 hours of day light + sandy + muddy fork crossing, no bag, no water, nothing. I don't get it. ***
by huckleberries
August 23rd, 2019, 7:53 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail section hiking: Cloud Cap to Newton Creek and back 7/20/19
Replies: 2
Views: 484

Timberline Trail section hiking: Cloud Cap to Newton Creek and back 7/20/19

... and Mt. Rainier came into view to the north. The immediate landscape though was very desolate compared to my recent sojourn between Top Spur and Ramona Falls. The many small snowfields were relatively easy to cross with hiking poles. desolate-plain_DSC4144-Pano.jpg I arrived at the saddle/high ...
by keithcomess
August 18th, 2019, 1:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail conditions in early July
Replies: 5
Views: 1271

Re: Timberline Trail conditions in early July

I was there ~10 days ago. There were swarms of biting flies on the TT between Ramona Falls and Elk Cove supplemented by evening-time mosquitoes (though they were far outnumbered by the grimly determined and frequently suicidal flies). There were fewer on other ...
by OregonGirl53
August 17th, 2019, 2:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail conditions in early July
Replies: 5
Views: 1271

Re: Timberline Trail conditions in early July

I’ve recently seen updates regarding a nasty invasion of biting flies between Ramona and Elk Cove. This was in early August. I’m heading out the 28th, and am curious if anyone’s been through recently and what condition the fly population is in. I didn’t see a single ...
by adamschneider
August 11th, 2019, 1:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mini Report on Timberline
Replies: 10
Views: 1066

Re: Mini Report on Timberline

1) There was an abundance of biting flies on the trail from Ramona Falls to Elk Cove. They were also prevalent at Elk Cove campsites. According to a couple of people we chatted with on the trail, the appearance of hordes of black flies was a "new" development. ...
by keithcomess
August 11th, 2019, 9:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mini Report on Timberline
Replies: 10
Views: 1066

Mini Report on Timberline

... is as well-worn as the trail, I'll only note the salient points from my perspective: 1) There was an abundance of biting flies on the trail from Ramona Falls to Elk Cove. They were also prevalent at Elk Cove campsites. According to a couple of people we chatted with on the trail, the appearance ...
by cskutter
August 5th, 2019, 6:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail 7/21 - 7/25 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1341

Re: Timberline Trail 7/21 - 7/25 2019

... 37 years. Honeymoon. :D She did awesome. Heading back to stay at McNeil Point this weekend. With Lighter Packs . We took the slow boat. Paradise. Ramona Falls. Cairn Basin. Tilly Jane and Newton Creek. Only thing to add. No water at Cairn Basin shelter camping area. Green, but no surface water ...
by poppacouch
July 31st, 2019, 10:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Timberline Trail Loop July 28, 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 843

Timberline Trail Loop July 28, 2019

... Yocum Ridge Falls from Bald Mountain Ridge. Can't say enough about this view! After a quick, easy hike 7 miles, mostly downhill, we ate lunch at Ramona Falls. It was pretty quiet, with only a few groups of people. Then we set off to finish our day, knowing we had about 2000ft ascent to our campsite. ...