trip reports


November 28, 2010

Snowshoeing to Lower Twin Lake

Starting at the Frog Lake Sno Park just south of Mount Hood, we took the Pacific Crest Trail to the junction with the Twin Lakes trail for a 4 mile snowshoe hike.

November 14, 2010

Horsetail, Ponytail, Oneonta & Triple Falls

A slightly rainy day is a great time to hike to Triple Falls… and beyond to the mossy green world beside Oneonta Creek.

October 29, 2010

Crescent Beach in October

Crescent Beach, viewable from Ecola Point, is only accessible via a 1-1/4 mile hike.

October 2, 2010

Indian Heaven Wilderness

Indian Heaven Wilderness is famous for its 150 + lakes and huckleberry-filled alpine meadows.

September 10, 2010

Cape Lookout camping

A rare weekend full of sunshine and beautiful weather while camping at Cape Lookout.

September 6, 2010

The Lodge at Detroit Lake

The Lodge at Detroit Lake is a great place to stay and explore the Mount Jefferson, Opal Creek, Bull of the Woods or Three Fingered Jack areas.

September 4, 2010

Jefferson Park & Mount Jefferson

Our destination: Jefferson Park, a lake and wildflower filled basin at about 6,000 ft elevation at the base of Mount Jefferson.

August 7, 2010

Ramona Falls

Ramona Falls is a great hike at the base of Mount Hood. This time, a bunch of “designing women” got together for a hike and much fun.

July 31, 2010

McNeil Point

Hike up to a sub-alpine region with tarns and wildflower meadows, across snowfields, and then up above the tree line to a ridge just below two glaciers on Mount Hood.

July 24, 2010

Short Sands Beach

An attempt to hike to Cape Falcon turns into a day on the beach instead.