Yearly Archives: 2010

The Devil’s Staircase Scouting Trip

We finally got around to going to The Devil’s Staircase.  Maybe next time we’ll actually make it there.

Hemlock Creek – Two Falls

On our second journey to these falls, we finally succeeded, thanks only to “Deet-Free Buzz Away Extreme” natural insect repellent.

Diamond Lake

This is from a family camping trip at Diamond Lake over Labor Day back in 2007.

Small Creek Along the North Umpqua

I went camping and did a little fishing up the North Umpqua.

Campbell Falls

We decided to take a trek up the South Umpqua River to Campbell Falls.

6-30-10 Hemlock Creek

I was searching around on topo maps and found a twin set of tall, unnamed waterfalls and difficult to get to.  Possibly due to my insolence for even attempting this, Mother Nature drew first blood.

East Fork of the Coquille

A place that is quickly becoming one of my favorites is along the East Fork of the Coquille.

3-27-10 – Swiftwater Segment of the North Umpqua Trail

We took a hike up the first two miles of the Swiftwater segment of the North Umpqua Trail today.