Category : Trip Reports

Coast Range Exploration

I took a took a trip into the Coast Range only to end up on Plan D and still found some good results thanks to my trusty salamander pond. (more…)

Crack Cave

I stumbled across an interesting cave and took a look around.to whatever plant or tree from somewhere else. (more…)

Devil’s Den – The Rest

Here are the flowers and animals surrounding the Devil’s Den area. (more…)

Devil’s Den – The Outside

The surrounding area to the Devil’s Den is spectacular in its own right. (more…)

Devil’s Den – The Inside

In the Southern Oregon Coast Range lies the Devil’s Den.  We didn’t find the devil, but we found an adventure.

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Thunderbird Falls

Snooping around on lidar, I found a rocky canyon in the Umpqua Nation Forest with a waterfall in it.  I went in with low expectations and came out with an incredible experience with one of the most significant locations in the area.

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Upper Fall Creek Falls

I took a shot at a little-traveled waterfall above Fall Creek Falls, a popular location.  It was only 0.3 miles up the creek.  Should be a piece of cake, right? (more…)

Point Reyes/Sugarloaf Ridge

We took a trip down to Northern California and saw some great things at Point Reyes and Sugarloaf Ridge. (more…)

Ragged Ridge Wildflowers

I was snooping around looking for caves along Ragged Ridge and found a ton of flowers. (more…)

Steamboat Area Waterfalls

I waded into the forests up Steamboat Creek and found a pretty cool waterfall, using lidar both at home and in the field. (more…)