Northern Forest Park twofer 3-22-14

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Northern Forest Park twofer 3-22-14

Post by payslee » March 28th, 2014, 9:31 am

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Sean Thomas
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Re: Northern Forest Park twofer 3-22-14

Post by Sean Thomas » March 28th, 2014, 1:10 pm

I love the restorative feeling of walking and hiking in the park too. It doesn't get much better than that :)


There is always a Chase log tho :lol:

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Re: Northern Forest Park twofer 3-22-14

Post by bobcat » March 28th, 2014, 4:15 pm

Great characterizations of the tree personalities! That Linnton Trailhead used to be forbidden (No Parking) but that sign has come down because, I think, the buses no longer actually pull in there. I've noticed more hikers' cars there on weekends the past couple of years.

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Re: Northern Forest Park twofer 3-22-14. Linnton Loop

Post by Coffeybean » November 13th, 2017, 10:49 am

I actually did the hike last Friday and the no parking signs are there. I could not figure out how a trail coild be listed with so much written about direction and there be no mention of parking. Hwy 30 is difficult to cross but I ended up parking on the other side in an area near what appears to be an abandon warehouse. A little sketchy. We also found the map too small to follow and the written directions not clear enough to actually find the loop. We just turned around at 3 miles. Of course the bus parking area was full of cars on our return.

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Re: Northern Forest Park twofer 3-22-14

Post by Webfoot » November 14th, 2017, 1:34 am

Could you describe exactly where this NO PARKING signage exists? I'll try to update the Field Guide with a warning.

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