Home  •   Field Guide  •   Forums  •   Unread Posts  •   Maps  •   Find a Hike!  •    Register  •   Search  •  
Jump to:  
Login  | 

Board index » Trips » Trip Reports




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: North Lake
 Post Posted: September 13th, 2016, 8:40 am 
Offline

Joined: December 19th, 2012, 2:34 pm
Posts: 547
Not being able to hike during the hot days of summer I took advantage of a cooler day to make the short hike to North Lake from the southern trailhead. I didn't keep count but there are probably as many as 10 trees down across the trail. All but one were easy step overs, the other one I sat on and swung my legs over. Unfortunately my trailing leg didn't quite make it so I now have a line of scabs down my shin bone. North Lake was very peaceful. The crawdads were thick as usual, they ranged in size from about 1/2 inch to 5 or 6 inches. Didn't get any good pictures. Kept my distance so I wouldn't alarm them but the whir of my zoom sent them shooting back under their rocks. Felt so good to be out in the woods again that I stayed way too long and had to deal with the heat on the way out. Only saw two people going in as I was coming out. The road in is just as crappy as always but there were lots of fall colors to be seen along the way. Oh, almost forgot, the fish were jumping like crazy so I'm guessing now would be a good time to take a pole up there. Sure am glad we're getting the cooler fall weather so I can get back out there. Hopefully I'll have pictures of my next hike.


Top 
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
 
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

Board index » Trips » Trip Reports


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot], klossner

 
 

 
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

Disclaimer: This is a free, private forum and opinions posted by its members do not necessarily reflect those of Trailkeepers of Oregon. Hiking is a potentially risky activity, and the entire risk for users of this forum is assumed by the user, and in no event shall Trailkeepers of Oregon be liable for any injury or damages suffered as a result of relying on content in this forum. All content posted on the forum becomes the property of Trailkeepers of Oregon, and may not be used without permission.