Trip Reports

Trip Reports

The places I've been. The pictures I've taken.
The scars I've earned along the way.

"There are no unsacred places; there are only
sacred places and desecrated places."

- Wendell Berry

8th Dec 11

Castle Creek

I took a trip up a nice little creek.  It was the first time I’d back up there in manny years and I had forgotten how special of an area it is.
2nd Dec 11

Sahalie and Koosah Falls

In May on ’09, we took a trip up the McKenzie River to visit with Jeremiah Osborne-Gowey  and his family and hit some touristy waterfalls.
29th Nov 11

Upper Susan Creek Falls – The Return

I took a return trip to Upper Susan Creek Falls with dad, Duane Cannon, during a higher water period and it resulted in tougher hiking and better results.
25th Oct 11

Linton Area

Jeremiah Osborne-Gowey and I headed back up the McKenzie to Linton Lake and found an extremely impressive and well-rounded area.
6th Oct 11

Upper Susan Creek Falls

While looking around the topo maps sometime last year, I noticed a faint “Falls” along Highway 138.  It was in an obscure location, so I decided to check it out.
26th Jul 11

Flat Rock Falls – The Bottom

The waterfall which drew my blood last summer put up one last heroic fight to keep its secrets.  It lost.
26th Jul 11

Willow Creek – The Verdict

The journey detailing all of the unnamed waterfalls along Willow Creek has now been completed.  It is located near the Grotto Falls area of the Little River drainage.
14th May 11

Willow Creek

This is a collection of pictures from 2 or 3 trips to the waterfalls on Willow Creek.  It is located near the Grotto Falls area of the Little River drainage.
20th Oct 10

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.
28th Aug 10

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.