Tag Archives: Backpacking

Trinity Alps. May 2015

Prologue As usual I was trying to find a good trip to do on the Memorial Day weekend. One prominent runner-up was to go to Rogue river again. I was also wearily eying the couple of routes in Hells Canyon. … Continue reading

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Trans Catalina Trail. March 2015

Prologue I’ve heard about this trail from one of the Bay Area backpacking Meetups. It sounded like an interesting place to visit, sometime in the future. One of those trips to be added to the ever-growing bucket list. However, relatively … Continue reading

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Winter in Yosemite. March 2015

Generally I try to do a couple of winter trips. Real ones – with camping in the snow. This year’s winter trips were either rainy or too warm. The trip a couple of weeks prior to Ludlow Hut was very wet … Continue reading

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North Cascades NP Trip. Sept 2013

Prologue I was really planning to go to Glacier NP, to do that famous North Circle trail. This plan was in my head since last Summer. I waited for the April 15th deadline, selected the route, submitted the application for … Continue reading

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Pat Spring in Big Sur. Ventana Wilderness. Thanksgiving 2012.

I was itching to go somewhere this Thanksgiving weekend. It was a long 4 day weekend and staying home would be rather wasteful. I couldn’t plan anything substantial with more days off mostly because I was already out of vacation … Continue reading

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Ansel Adams Wilderness Backpacking Trip Report. July 2012

This trip was a bit ambitions to begin with. I found it in the same Sierra South book that I inherited from a fiend (with a pile of other books). The book actually recommended to do this route in 3 … Continue reading

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Meeks Creek Traverse. June 2012

The summer is here and it is time to go to the mountains. Originally I wanted to go summit Mt Tallac. It should have very nice views of the blue Lake Tahoe. However, I’ve missed the permits for that area. … Continue reading

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