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by Gonehiking
Wed Aug 10, 2022 10:53 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: The Window via Jackson Creek
Replies: 1
Views: 476

Re: The Window via Jackson Creek

Congrats, it is a short list. Your description is exactly how I remember it...6 years after the basin fire, we had to turn back in 2016, a few months before the Soberanes fire came through as someone in our party came down sick. https://photos.google.com/album/AF1QipOYCLmc4ibaIw_fwtja0UxAfgLKvYD7Sgj...
by Gonehiking
Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Trails and Trailwork Discussion
Topic: Finding the Mt Manuel Trail
Replies: 5
Views: 2835

Re: Finding the Mt Manuel Trail

The missing tread portion before Launtz was my favorite part..I would loop it over the nice limestone outcropping...the trail along the drainage in the redwoods before camp is great.. Getting back out there is going to be nuts, it will be a jungle for sure...
by Gonehiking
Tue Aug 23, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Soberanes Fire Big Box - day 32 Big Picture
Replies: 1
Views: 1053

Re: Soberanes Fire Big Box - day 32 Big Picture

http://realearth.ssec.wisc.edu/?products=lsat8-llook-fc.100,LgWFire.100&center=36.421420574856775,-120.9966490710341&zoom=9&width=1401&height=1094&timeproduct=lsat8-llook-fc&timespan=-7200s&animationspeed=50 Landsat product shows burn scar, active fire and smoke, check i...
by Gonehiking
Tue Aug 23, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Shangri La - the hole in the fire
Replies: 6
Views: 2169

Re: Shangri La - the hole in the fire

Jack let me know when your going, this is my favorite area of the whole Ventana, Roger
by Gonehiking
Wed Jun 01, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: lost GPS
Replies: 1
Views: 881

lost GPS

I lost my GPS unit somewhere in Jackson Creek canyon. Let me know if you happen to see it, it may be under a tree, in the creek or some other random place in the "trail" Appears that something snagged my hip pocket zipper on my pack and released it...Also confirmed that Happy Forks is inde...
by Gonehiking
Thu Apr 21, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Albino iris
Replies: 9
Views: 1963

Re: Albino iris

I grew up near Castle Rock State Park and they are all the white flowering ones
over there, did not even know the purple ones existed until I saw them in the Ventana....
by Gonehiking
Thu Apr 21, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Brown Snake Found at Big Sur River
Replies: 4
Views: 1277

Re: Brown Snake Found at Big Sur River

Dark morph (melanistic) garter snake, great picture!