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by VWA_Ranger
Tue Oct 04, 2022 1:29 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Cruikshank Trail
Replies: 131
Views: 74385

Re: Cruikshank Trail

Date Hiked: October 3, 2022 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: Over the past week multiple VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers and VWA Youth in Wilderness have been patrolling and exploring the Cruikshank ...
by VWA_Ranger
Thu Sep 01, 2022 4:52 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Rocky Creek Trail
Replies: 11
Views: 13276

Re: Rocky Creek Trail

Date Hiked: September 1, 2022 General Condition: Difficult (brushy and/or many deadfalls, faint tread) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers were out patrolling the Rocky Creek Trail in the Ventana Wilderness. They did some spot brushing and cle...
by VWA_Ranger
Thu Aug 25, 2022 2:31 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Villa Creek Camp water
Replies: 1
Views: 441

Re: Villa Creek Camp water

The short answer is yes. It has never gone dry. We would recommend filtering it as with all the water in the Big Sur Region.
by VWA_Ranger
Sun Aug 07, 2022 2:25 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Buckeye Trail
Replies: 111
Views: 83207

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: 76200

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: 76200

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: 1329

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: 64
Views: 46056

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: 78
Views: 51024

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: 40391

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 ...