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Cascade Pass to Sahale Arm

Hiked Saturday, August 1st, 2020

This hike never disappoints. The great views start at the parking lot....how can you beat that! People were doing a really good job social distancing and masking up. Now that's more…

Father Guido Sarducci posted this 5 days ago

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Pinnacle Saddle--Plummer Peak

Hiked Friday, July 31st, 2020

Some traffic heading up to the saddle and I would rate the mask wearing and social distancing as poor. C'mon people....get with it! But had Plummer Peak all to myself. …

Father Guido Sarducci posted this 5 days ago

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Whitewater to Jefferson Park

Hiked Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Wonderful day in Jefferson Park via the Whitewater Trail. No too many bugs and the Lupines were in full perfume mode.…

Woodswalker posted this 4 days ago

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Netarts Spit + Tunnel Beach

Hiked Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Opted for an easy flat stroll along the beach today. Plenty of solitude once past the first mile. Made a second stop to tunnel beach (No solitude here, but it was not overcrowded …

Sarah Johnson posted this 5 days ago

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Paradise

Hiked Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Took the Paradise Park Trail #778 from Kiwanis Camp Rd. Although the trip is longer and in the forest, the trail has a very gentle grade and the miles go by fast. Lots of saprophyt…

Jen posted this 3 days ago

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Yocum Ridge Round 2

Backpacked Saturday, July 18th to Sunday, July 19th 2020

Suffering through a dayhike wasn't enough last weekend, so I decided that with clear skies expected, I would try for round 2 but with a pack.

Talked my partner into it, and we op…

Sarah Johnson posted this 19 days ago

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Three Fingered Jack

Hiked Friday, July 17th, 2020

Easy five mile approach from Santiam Pass on the PCT. Then it is all up. Saw a few goats. Perfect weather with a kind breeze to beat off the heat. Moved efficiently with a party of …

Jen posted this 20 days ago

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Lost Lake drain hole and volcanic crater

Hiked Saturday, July 18th, 2020

There are so many Lost Lakes. This is the one just off highway 20 just west of Santiam Pass. It has a fascinating natural phenomenon. The lake actually drains INTO two lava tubes o…

Jen posted this 20 days ago

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Huffman and Siouxon Peaks

Hiked Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Started at the airy Huffman Peak trailhead, off 6403. Big views from the get-go. Pleasant rambling, nice forest and shady sections. Berries starting to ripen. No humans. Great day …

Jen posted this 10 days ago

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Newton Creek Loop

Hiked Monday, July 13th, 2020

It was our anniversary and the spouse took the day off to go hiking with me! Quite a few cars at the Elk Meadows TH for a Monday, so we went a bit further and started off in the no…

Jen posted this 24 days ago

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South Point Lookout Re-do

Hiked Saturday, July 25th, 2020

Trail is now snow free all the way to the summit. Very nice 360 degree views in which all the surrounding volcanoes could clearly be seen. …

Father Guido Sarducci posted this 12 days ago

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ONP--Appleton Pass

Backpacked Saturday, July 18th to Sunday, July 19th 2020

Timed it perfectly for this overnighter. Flowers blooming but the bugs not real bad yet. Both of the usual water sources were available. The skies were very clear with unobstruct…

Father Guido Sarducci posted this 19 days ago

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Yocum Ridge

Hiked Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Covid hiking crew meets again.

We felt like a challenge, so we opted for a hike that has been on my list for a long time. I somehow always felt intimidated by the mileage.

Sarah Johnson posted this 25 days ago

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Little Badger Creek Trail aka Operation get dog away from Booms

Backpacked Saturday, July 4th to Sunday, July 5th 2020

Solitude. Not a single other person on this trail. Creepy eye found, and excellent scrambling rocks resembling humans and creatures. A great two days in the woods. …

Sarah Johnson posted this about 1 month ago

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Coffin Mountain and Triangulation Peak

Hiked Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Great day out with a fun group. We headed up to Coffin Mountain. It doesn't look like a peak beargrass year, but I saw lots of other amazing flowers in the meadows and the view was …

Woodswalker posted this about 1 month ago

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Cooper Spur and Side Trip

Backpacked Sunday, July 19th to Monday, July 20th 2020

Did some front country camping with friends at Cloud Cap Saddle campground. Beautiful trip. Both of my friends had recent injuries so we kept it pretty short. The penstemon is proli…

Woodswalker posted this 18 days ago

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June Lake/Ape Canyon bike shuttle

Hiked Thursday, July 9th, 2020

Started off with 5 mile bike ride from June Lake to Ape Canyon TH. Threw bike in bushes and hiked up Ape Canyon to Loowit, and headed CW back to the June. …

Jen posted this 29 days ago

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Olympics-- Buckhorn & Marmot Pass

Backpacked Saturday, July 4th to Monday, July 6th 2020

Entered via the Tubal Cain Mine TH and made base camp approximately a mile and a half past Buckhorn Lake. First day was a cloudy fog fest which limited any views. Woke up the next d…

Father Guido Sarducci posted this 29 days ago

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Barlow Pass to Alpine Meadows

Hiked Monday, July 6th, 2020

I hiked the PCT from Barlow Pass up towards Timberline and the wandered uphill to about 7200'. The bloom above Timberline is amazing right now. The Beargrass is great and everything…

Woodswalker posted this about 1 month ago

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Elk Lake Creek

Hiked Sunday, July 26th, 2020

I've apparently earned a new trail name, “comfort optional” from the covid hiking crew for whenever I lead anything. I promised an easy-ish hike yesterday due to the heat but I am f…

Sarah Johnson posted this 11 days ago

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Snuck out of Lockdown

Backpacked Sunday, May 24th to Monday, May 25th 2020

We couldn't resist a lovely night on the mountain so we snuck out of lockdown.…

runandsew posted this 22 days ago

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34th Anniversary Backpack

Backpacked Sunday, March 8th to Monday, March 9th 2020

Happy Anniversary. Now we stay inside for a few months.....…

runandsew posted this 22 days ago

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White River to Timberline Lodge on Father's Day

Hiked Sunday, June 21st, 2020

Boys joined us on a hike from White River to Timberline Lodge and back.…

runandsew posted this 22 days ago

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Loowit Trail Covid Style

Backpacked Friday, July 3rd to Sunday, July 5th 2020

Our daughter (a covid survivor) and her bf along with another son who moved from Anchorage to Lacey joined our other son and us for a trek around the mountain.…

runandsew posted this 23 days ago

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South Point Lookout

Hiked Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Trail became entirely snow covered at 5300' and that is where I donned the micro spikes. I got as far as 6000' before I had to bail a couple of 100' from the summit due to unstab…

Father Guido Sarducci posted this about 1 month ago

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McNeil Point Lunch Counter HO rock

Hiked Monday, July 13th, 2020

Fantastic day up to the ridge top above McNeil Point. I got an early start to avoid people. The heather is full on. The dwarf alpine pants are blooming. No significant bug action, g…

Woodswalker posted this 24 days ago

Most miles in 2020

Name Mileage
Star Jen 441.5 total miles
Star Father Guido Sarducci 348.28 total miles
Star Woodswalker 283.2 total miles
Star Sarah Johnson 226.3 total miles
Star pizza pal 124.5 total miles
Star Roman 74.5 total miles
Star runandsew 64.5 total miles
Star Erica H. 38.0 total miles
Star Rhonda 32.0 total miles
Star Nathan Williams 32.0 total miles

Most Uphill in 2020

Name Feet Gained
Star Father Guido Sarducci 105,000'
Star Jen 88,300'
Star Woodswalker 49,800'
Star Sarah Johnson 38,300'
Star runandsew 17,000'
Star pizza pal 14,000'
Star Erica H. 11,500'
Star Roman 8,000'
Star B-Dog 8,000'
Star Rhonda 6,250'

Most Uphill Per Mile in 2020

Name Feet Gained per Mile
Star Father Guido Sarducci 302' per mile
Star runandsew 264' per mile
Star Jen 200' per mile
Star Woodswalker 176' per mile
Star Sarah Johnson 169' per mile
Star pizza pal 112' per mile
Star Roman 107' per mile

* only displays users that have hiked over 50 miles

Most Nights in 2020

Name Nights
Star hazelmark760 18
Star Jen 10
Star runandsew 6
Star Roman 5
Star Father Guido Sarducci 5
Star pizza pal 5
Star digidigi 2
Star Sarah Johnson 2
Star Woodswalker 1
Star Nathan Williams 1

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Name Joined
Star Coy Streich 1 day ago
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Star Felicity Brown 8 days ago
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Star Pietro DuBuque DDS 9 days ago