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by Alamofox
Sun May 15, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Pine Ridge Trail
Replies: 234
Views: 161550

Re: Pine Ridge Trail

Date Hiked: May 12, 2016 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) Tread is very well-defined, and no brush encroachment to speak of. Deadfallls noted below. There is a sign at the trailhead advising that the parking fee at Big Sur Station increases from $5 per calend...
by Alamofox
Tue Jun 24, 2014 6:02 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Pine Ridge Trail
Replies: 234
Views: 161550

Re: Pine Ridge Trail

Date Hiked: June 20, 2014 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) Actually on the trail over the course of four days: June 20 – June 23. Backpacked as far out as Redwood camp and back. Camped there and at Sykes and Barlow Flats. In general the trail as far as Sykes ...
by Alamofox
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:09 am
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Marble Peak Trail
Replies: 112
Views: 69104

Arroyo Seco Road to Tasajara Creek Camp

Date Hiked: April 9, 2010 General Condition: Wilderness Freeway (Heavily used and well maintained) Tasajara Creek itself had some nice flow, and made for a nice break point after leaving the car at the end of the paved road. Tasajara Creek camp is just beyond this point. You'll see it's clearing be...
by Alamofox
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:02 am
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Marble Peak Trail
Replies: 112
Views: 69104

Tasajara Creek Camp to Willow Springs Camp

Date Hiked: April 9, 2010 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) Shortly after Tasajara Creek, you get to the first of 14 creek crossings before the junction with Tony Trail, and then three more after that. You can tell that this has been a banner year for rainfall/water. My...
by Alamofox
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:00 am
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Marble Peak Trail
Replies: 112
Views: 69104

Willow Springs Camp to South Fork Trail Jct.

Date Hiked: April 9, 2010 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) Actually it's a mixed bag. The trail is Wilderness Highway up to the saddle above Willow Springs Camp. This continues beyond here, RED_0002.JPG except for the portions where the trail cuts along the canyons of ...
by Alamofox
Sun Apr 11, 2010 11:50 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Marble Peak Trail
Replies: 112
Views: 69104

South Fork Tr. Jct. to Tan Oak Camp

Date Hiked: April 10, 2010 General Condition: Difficult (brushy and/or many deadfalls, faint tread) The sign at the junction indicates travel towards Strawberry and Rainbow Camps, but does not indicate any continuance of Marble Peak Trail. RED_0001_1.jpg Shortly after you cross Strawberry Creek at ...
by Alamofox
Sun Apr 11, 2010 1:23 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: South Fork Trail
Replies: 54
Views: 39219

Marble Peak Tr. Jct. to Strawberry

Date Hiked: April 9, 2010 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) Easy to discern path but becoming overgrown. The picnic table at Strawberry Camp has been reduced to the remants of the table top sitting atop some stones on the ground to make it level. It makes a ni...