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Day 1 Goat Lake!

Hiked Friday, August 21st, 2015

Friday was the smoke free day so we went on a trail that promised amazing views and weren't disappointed. We were the only day hikers up there but it wasn't too busy except in the J…

Woodswalker posted this 2 days ago

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Glacier View Wilderness

Backpacked Sunday, August 23rd to Monday, August 24th 2015

Going NW seemed the best choice to get out of the smoke (or at least, it would clear sooner), and this little wilderness was on my list for too long, so it was easy to decide where …

Roman posted this 1 day ago

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Day 2 Nannie Ridge to Sheep lake

Hiked Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

Beautiful scenery despite the smoke. Lots of northbound PCTers at the lake and lots of backpackers. …

Woodswalker posted this 2 days ago

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Goat Rocks day 3 Walupt Creek

Hiked Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

Smokey day so I walked up mostly dry Walupt creek to a beautiful pond just before the PCT junction. Complete bird sanctuary, but the only one willing to pose was a Grey Jay. Refresh…

Woodswalker posted this 2 days ago

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Goat Rocks day 4-Glacier Lake

Hiked Monday, August 24th, 2015

This was a hilarious hike. We wanted to end our trip with a stroll and possibly a swim in this low elevation lake. Due to not looking carefully at the map we found ourselves going v…

Woodswalker posted this 2 days ago

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North Lake

Hiked Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

With limited access to the internet, we were having a difficult time in deciding where to hike to avoid smoky conditions. We ultimately decided to hike up to North Lake from the Gi…

Mountainkat posted this 2 days ago

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Lewis and Wing Lakes - Heather and Maple Pass Loop

Hiked Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

In an effort to hike some areas without smoke, we decided to drive up to the east side of the North Cascades. This decision ended up not being a very good one. But, on this day, w…

Mountainkat posted this 2 days ago

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Sheep Canyon

Hiked Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Great day, Nice clear air surprisingly. Smokey east of the Cascades. We didn't do the whole loop having heard from backpackers, who heard from someone else that the South Fork Tout…

Woodswalker posted this 10 days ago

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Enchantment Lakes day through hike

Hiked Sunday, August 16th, 2015

We got a shuttle from the Snow Lakes TH to Stuart Lake TH and set out at 7:00 am. We got to Colchuck Lake before 9:00 am and after a break, we started to climb Aasgard Pass by 9:30…

Mountainkat posted this 3 days ago

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Schaefer Lake

Hiked Saturday, August 15th, 2015

This was the first hike on our hiking vacation week. You have to cross the bridge-less Chiwawa River in the beginning of the hike. On the way in, we followed the maze of downed lo…

Mountainkat posted this 3 days ago

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Thomas Lake TH to Bear and Elk Lakes

Hiked Sunday, August 9th, 2015

We started at the Thomas Lake TH and intended on getting to Lemei Rock, but we were majorly sidetracked by ripe huckleberries! …

Mountainkat posted this 3 days ago

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Walupt Lake to Cispus Pass

Hiked Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

A quick hike up to Cispus Pass. The weather was not great, but Curtis Gilbert, the Goat Rocks massif, and Ives Peak were visible. Great scenery- we wished that we had better weath…

Mountainkat posted this 3 days ago

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Box Canyon to Indian Bar

Hiked Saturday, August 1st, 2015

We hiked the Wonderland trail from Box Canyon to Indian Bar. The flowers were all gone and the meadows were getting pretty dry. It was a beautiful hike, but, it would be really ni…

Mountainkat posted this 3 days ago

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Lopez Hill Trip 2

Hiked Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

A secondary trip to Lopez Hill to do the largest loop and get some more practice trail running in.…

Rhonda posted this 3 days ago

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Lopez Hill Trip 1

Hiked Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

Quick afternoon jaunt while out on Lopez Island this past weekend.…

Rhonda posted this 3 days ago

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Whitewater Trail to Triangulation Peak

Hiked Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Was curious what the mileage would be for this trip so decided this past Wednesday to check it out. Once your past the Whitewater trail and on the Triangulation trail, it's obvious …

Rhonda posted this 3 days ago

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Oneonta Trail to Bell Creek Trail to Horsetrail Creek Trail

Hiked Thursday, August 20th, 2015

We got out somewhat late so we wanted to stay close to home. Larch Mt. is a great hiking area and so we headed out to the Oneonta trail. The temperature at the start of the hike w…

Mileage Mike posted this 6 days ago

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Alpine Lakes High Route

Backpacked Sunday, August 16th to Thursday, August 20th 2015

We were supposed to be going Round the Mountain this week, but had to change plans because of the fire. A look at one of the air quality maps indicated that the west side of the WA …

Jen posted this 6 days ago

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Hamilton - Hardy Loop

Hiked Friday, August 21st, 2015

My "job" on Friday was to wear out the dog, in anticipation of relatives arriving to visit on Saturday. Mission accomplished! A bit after noon we headed out for Beacon Rock State …

Karl posted this 3 days ago

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Table Mtn to almost Hamilton Mtn Loop

Hiked Saturday, August 8th, 2015

There are a few ways to do this, originally I spec'ed it as a bike n hike between the Hamilton TH and Bonneville Hot Springs but with Hamilton Creek being low I thought I try one of…

Pablo posted this 18 days ago

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Lily Basin

Hiked Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

I was going to hike to Heart lake but the smoke & haze from the forest fires affected the views & the air quality. On the road to the TH there is a fairly significant washout right …

Father Guido Sarducci posted this 4 days ago

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Obsidian Falls - Opie Dildock Loop

Backpacked Sunday, August 9th to Monday, August 10th 2015

Lavapalooza, Day Four! The original plan was for an in/out lollipop to Obsidian Falls, but we had a strong group so the hike was extended into a full loop along the PCT over Opie D…

Karl posted this 13 days ago

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Scott Mountain - Hand Lake Loop

Backpacked Saturday, August 8th to Sunday, August 9th 2015

Lavapalooza, Day Three! This awesome little loop heads out directly from the Scott Lake Campground, our basecamp for five nights. It winds through a pleasant forest, while passing…

Karl posted this 13 days ago

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Goat Marsh, 1/2 of Goat Mtn

Hiked Sunday, August 9th, 2015

Visited the lakes & than tried to ascend Goat Mtn from east side but was cliffed out. Saw a herd of elk on the way back, and sunset on MSH was really nice. Fun day.

GPS track is…

Roman posted this 18 days ago

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Stagman trail to Avalanche Glacier and The Bumper

Backpacked Thursday, July 30th to Sunday, August 2nd 2015

Friday-Sunday hike with portlandhiker Kelly (trip report to come)…

Roman posted this 24 days ago

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W. Fork Wallowa River - Lakes Basin Lollipop Loop

Hiked Friday, July 24th, 2015

We've been to the Wallowas a few times, but never made it up to the popular Lakes Basin area. We knew we were going to have good weather on Friday, but the rest of the weekend look…

Mountainkat posted this 27 days ago

Most miles in 2015

Name Mileage
Star Mileage Mike 870.5 total miles
Star Mountainkat 786.1 total miles
Star Karl 640.5 total miles
Star jeremiah 412.5 total miles
Star Rhonda 402.5 total miles
Star Chris 369.5 total miles
Star Jim 362.7 total miles
Star Woodswalker 362.46 total miles
Star Roman 360.43 total miles
Star Father Guido Sarducci 317.1 total miles

Most Uphill in 2015

Name Feet Gained
Star Mountainkat 190,000'
Star Karl 143,000'
Star Mileage Mike 132,000'
Star Jim 102,000'
Star Pablo 97,300'
Star jeremiah 87,800'
Star Rhonda 82,500'
Star acorn woodpecker 77,300'
Star Father Guido Sarducci 76,300'
Star Chris 75,800'

Most Uphill Per Mile in 2015

Name Feet Gained per Mile
Star Water (Matt) 591' per mile
Star B-Dog 493' per mile
Star Bosterson 369' per mile
Star Pablo 356' per mile
Star acorn woodpecker 337' per mile
Star Mike J 286' per mile
Star Jim 282' per mile
Star Jen 279' per mile
Star Elsie 260' per mile
Star Rich 247' per mile

* only displays users that have hiked over 50 miles

Most Nights in 2015

Name Nights
Star jeremiah 18
Star Kyle Meyer 17
Star Roman 13
Star Jen 13
Star Karl 6
Star Father Guido Sarducci 5
Star Tree Spirit 5
Star Chris 3
Star Stacey 3
Star B-Dog 2

Newest Members

Name Joined
Star Vikki 14 days ago
Star Bryan La Madrid about 1 month ago
Star Drog about 1 month ago
Star Amanda about 1 month ago
Star Sarah Cornett about 1 month ago