Category: Trail Reports

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Phil’s World Trail Review

Trail Report for Phil’s World August 23, 2012 Location: Cortez, CO View Phil’s World in a larger map Getting there:   From either Cortez or Durango take Rt. 160.  If your coming from Cortez you’ll turn left onto a dirt road opposite the fairgrounds and right if your coming from Durango.  The turn is unmarked but with a keen eye you’ll […]

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Vika ripping up the trail

Dog Lake Trail Review

Trail Report for Dog Lake Trail August 19, 2012 Location: Dog Lake, Upper Mill Creek Salt Lake Ranger District Region: Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Mount Olympus Wilderness Area Wasatch Range, UT Getting there: Guide books and Maps Hiking the Wasatch -John Veranth   The Facts: 1680′ gain Highest point: 8740′ Length: 5.2 total miles Trail Type: Out-and-back or loop Dogs on […]

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View from Catherine Pass

Sunset Peak Trail Review

Trail Report for Sunset Peak. August 18, 2012 View Larger Map Location: Sunset Peak, Little Cottonwood, Catherine Pass Region: Wasatch-Cache National Forest Wasatch Range, UT Getting there: From downtown Salt Lake City, follow these directions I-15 S toward LAS VEGAS/CHEYENNE. 8.3 miles Take the I-215 exit- exit number 302- toward BELT ROUTE. 0.2 miles Merge onto I-215 E via the exit- on […]

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Icicle Ridge Trail

Icicle Ridge Trail

Trail Report from Icicle Ridge Trail. June 3, 2012 View Icicle Ridge in a larger map Location: Icicle Ridge Trail 1570, just outside Leavenworth, WA Region: Central Cascades – Leavenworth Area Agency: Wenatchee National Forest, Leavenworth District Getting there From Highway 2, Just past milepost 99 & before you enter Leavenworth, take a right on Icicle Road. Continue 1.4 miles […]

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Bandera Trail Report

Bandera Trail Report

Trail Report from Bandera Mtn. May 28, 2012 View Larger Map Location:  Bandera Mtn., Alpine Lake Wilderness Region:  Snoqualmie Pass — Snoqualmie Pass Agency:  Mt. Baker – Snoqualmie National Forest, Snoqualmie Ranger District This trail report covers the following trails: Ira Spring trail # 1038 Getting there: From Seattle take I-90 east to Exit 45*.  Take a left onto Forest Service […]

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Moran State Park Trail Review

Moran State Park Trail Review

May 15, 2012 Trail Review for Moran State Park ***NOTE MOST TRAILS ARE CLOSED TO BIKES FROM MAY 15TH TO SEPT. 15TH*** (see map closely) Our ride started at the ferry terminal on Orcas Island. We rode our bikes to Moran State Park, climbed up Mt. Constitution on the road then did a modified version of the classic spiral route. […]

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Alex fixing his flat, which came less than a minute after mine.

Heart Lake and Whistle Lake Trail Review

May 13, 2012 Location: Hearts Lake and Whistle Lake areas. We mountain biked through the Heart Lake area to the road climb up Mt. Erie. After descending the road on Mt. Erie we rode a handful of trails in and around Whistle Lake and then north up near Heart Lake Road. The best trails are aroud Little Round Top in […]

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West Fork San Juan River, Rainbow Hot Springs

West Fork San Juan River, Rainbow Hot Springs

November 19, 2011 View West Fork San Juan River in a larger map Location:  West Fork San Juan River, Rainbow Hot Springs Weminuche Wilderness Area in the San Juan National Forest Pagosa Ranger District, San Juan National Forest Getting there: From Pagosa Springs, take U.S. 160 northeast for 18 miles to the sign for the West Fork Campground, which is on the west […]

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Sasse Mtn. Trail Review

September 24, 2011 Our intended loop was to start at Salmon La Sac, ride the road east to FS4305, work our way up to the Sasse Mtn Trail #1340, then ride the ridge to Trail 1307 the Jolly Mtn. Trail which would drop us back down at Salmon La Sac. Location: Region: Snoqualmie Pass — Salmon La Sac/Teanaway Agency: Okanogan […]

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Indian Bar and Back on the Wonderland Tr.

Indian Bar and Back on the Wonderland Tr.

September 11, 2011 Our hike started on the Wonderland Trail where it crosses Sunrise Park Road. We then did an out and back to Indian Bar Camp. Location: Mt. Rainier — NW – Carbon River / Mowich Mt. Rainier National Park View Indian Bar via the Wonderland Trail in a larger map Getting there: Take Rt. 167 to Rt. 410 […]

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