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by VWA_Ranger
Sun Aug 07, 2022 2:25 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Buckeye Trail
Replies: 108
Views: 79821

Re: Buckeye Trail: Cruickshank to Villa Creek Camp

Date Hiked: August 6, 2022 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers were out patrolling the Buckeye Trail in the Silver Peak Wilderness. They removed the large tree on the steep slope h...
by VWA_Ranger
Sun Jul 31, 2022 12:56 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Salmon Creek Trail
Replies: 129
Views: 74038

Re: Salmon Creek Trail

Date Hiked: July 29, 2022 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers were out patrolling the Salmon Creek Trail in the Silver Peak Wilderness. Unfortunately, they reported that ...
by VWA_Ranger
Tue Jun 28, 2022 1:15 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Salmon Creek Trail
Replies: 129
Views: 74038

Re: Salmon Creek Trail

Date Hiked: June 22, 2022 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Over the past week, VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers Patrolled many trails in the Silver Peak Wilderness. Upon returning they reported that m...
by VWA_Ranger
Mon May 30, 2022 1:24 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Bear Cannisters and Shovels? Pine Ridge Trip
Replies: 5
Views: 1148

Bear Evidence at Cold Spring Camp

Just a reminder bears have been expanding their range along the Big Sur Coast. The most recent sign of evidence was at Cold Spring Camp was found over Memorial Day Weekend, 2022. Though encounters are relatively rare, we are asking everyone to be bear aware and use proper food storage when exploring...
by VWA_Ranger
Tue May 17, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: San Carpóforo Trail (aka Spruce Creek, Dutra Flats)
Replies: 62
Views: 44746

Re: San Carpóforo Trail (aka Spruce Creek, Dutra Flats)

Date Hiked: May 15, 2022 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Five friends hiked the Spruce Creek Trail to Dutra Flat on Sunday. They ran into Steve Cypher a VWA/USFS Volunteer. He was working on th...
by VWA_Ranger
Sat May 14, 2022 4:19 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Big Sur Trail
Replies: 77
Views: 49462

Re: Big Sur Trail

Date Hiked: May 7, 2022 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Over the past weekend VWA/USFS Volunteer Wilderness Rangers patrolled the Big Sur Trail from Cold Springs Camp on the North Coast Ridge R...
by VWA_Ranger
Tue May 03, 2022 3:56 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Kirk Creek Trail (Highway One to Vicente Flat Camp)
Replies: 122
Views: 38898

Re: Kirk Creek Trail (Highway One to Vicente Flat Camp)

Date Hiked: April 30, 2022 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Last weekend Volunteer USFS/VWA Rangers patrolled the Kirk Creek Trail from Highway 1 to Vicente Flat Camp and beyond. They removed 6 ...
by VWA_Ranger
Sun Apr 24, 2022 11:09 am
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Pine Ridge Trail
Replies: 220
Views: 144602

Re: Pine Ridge Trail

Date Hiked: April 15, 2022 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Over the past couple weeks two groups of VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers patrolled the Pine Ridge Trail. One group started at China Camp, then hiked ...
by VWA_Ranger
Tue Oct 12, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Ventana Camp Trail
Replies: 22
Views: 19069

Re: Ventana Camp Trail

Date Hiked: October 10, 2021 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers were out on patrol to Ventana Camp checking on trail conditions, doing spot brushing and checking camps. ...
by VWA_Ranger
Sat Sep 25, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Cruikshank Trail
Replies: 130
Views: 71137

Re: Cruikshank Trail

Date Hiked: September 25, 2021 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Today VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers patrolled from Highway 1 to the Buckeye Jct. just past Upper Cruickshank Camp. They cleaned camps, removed ...