Category Archives: Hiking

Travel using feet – hands may be used with hiking poles for balance or uphill travel.

Jefferson Park, Oregon, October 2022

On October 2, Bob F. and I drove to the Woodpecker Trailhead in the Willamette National Forest. From there we hiked the Woodpecker Ridge and Pacific Crest Trails to Jefferson Park, below the north face of Mount Jefferson. This was … Continue reading

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Krag Peak, Oregon, September 2022

Saturday morning, September 3, Larry Luehring and I were camped just above Crater Lake in the Wallowa Mountains of Northeast Oregon. We had packed in from the Summit Point Trailhead two days earlier. Our plan this day was to climb … Continue reading

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Red Mountain (Wallowa), Oregon, September 2022

On Wednesday, August 31, I joined Larry Luehring at the McBride Campground in the Wallowa Whitman National Forest near Halfway, Oregon. Our plan was to pack in to Crater Lake on the south side of the Wallowa Mountains and to … Continue reading

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Completing My USA State Highpoints Project, March 2022

This March I completed my USA State Highpoints project by visiting Sassafras Mountain, Brasstown Bald, Cheaha Mountain, and, lastly, Britton Hill. The Western USA State Highpoints I began visiting USA State Highpoints in June 1977 with Mount Hood, the highpoint … Continue reading

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