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

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.
30th Jul 10

Diamond Lake

This is from a family camping trip at Diamond Lake over Labor Day back in 2007.
21st Jul 10

Small Creek Along the North Umpqua

I went camping and did a little fishing up the North Umpqua.
5th Jul 10

Campbell Falls

We decided to take a trek up the South Umpqua River to Campbell Falls.
1st Jul 10

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.