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by VWA_Ranger
Tue Oct 12, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Ventana Camp Trail
Replies: 22
Views: 19195

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: 72429

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 ...
by VWA_Ranger
Wed Sep 22, 2021 5:59 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: USFS Closes All California National Forests
Replies: 2
Views: 1086

Re: USFS Closes All California National Forests -Open the 23

Los Padres National Forest will re-open to the public September 23 SOLVANG, Calif. — Los Padres National Forest officials today announced that the forest-wide closure that took effect August 31 will expire at midnight tonight, re-opening public access to Forest campgrounds, roads and trails beginni...
by VWA_Ranger
Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Salmon Creek Trail
Replies: 129
Views: 75163

Re: Salmon Creek Trail - Algae Bloom

Date Hiked: August 6, 2021 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: On 8-6-2021 the USFS reported an Algae Bloom below Salmon Creek Falls. The Algae Bloom may not clear until we get some significant rains to rais...
by VWA_Ranger
Mon Aug 30, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Salmon Falls Algae Bloom
Replies: 0
Views: 405

Salmon Falls Algae Bloom

Be aware that an Algae Bloom has been reported by the USFS for the pools below Salmon Falls along Highway 1. 8/10/21 ALERT - Do not drink/filter water from the pond below Salmon Creek Falls. There is a possible algae bloom that can cause contaminated water and is unsafe to drink. Do NOT let dogs dri...
by VWA_Ranger
Sat Jul 31, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Kirk Creek Trail (Highway One to Vicente Flat Camp)
Replies: 122
Views: 39573

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

Date Hiked: July 30, 2021 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: For two weeks in July VWA/USFS Volunteer Rangers, Trail Crews and the California Conservation Corps (CCC) worked on the Kirk Creek Trai...
by VWA_Ranger
Sat Jul 31, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Kirk Creek Campground Trail
Replies: 2
Views: 2557

Re: Kirk Creek Campground Trail

Date Hiked: July 15, 2021 General Condition: Clear (no obstacles and tread well defined) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: With the coordination of the VWA and USFS a California Conservation Trail Crew cleared this trail in early July. The Trail is now clear from the ...
by VWA_Ranger
Sun Jul 18, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: Silver Peak Wilderness Trails
Topic: Willow Creek Trail
Replies: 16
Views: 23714

Re: Willow Creek Trail

Date Hiked: July 12, 2021 General Condition: Passable (some brush and/or deadfalls, tread evident) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Description: A quick report on the Willow Creek Trail. Road Advisory: The section of "Willow Creek Road" from the redwood camping area to ...
by VWA_Ranger
Sat Jul 17, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Limekiln trails condition
Replies: 2
Views: 941

Re: Limekiln trails condition

You have been to the Website. https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=577

You can also Call (805) 434-1996.

Tan Bark and The Fire Road are open at Julia Pfeiffer Burns SP.
by VWA_Ranger
Sat Jul 03, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Ventana Wilderness Trails
Topic: Mill Creek Trail
Replies: 21
Views: 19974

Re: Mill Creek Trail

Date Hiked: July 1, 2021 General Condition: Difficult (brushy and/or many deadfalls, faint tread) *** VWA/USFS Volunteer Ranger/Trail Crew Report *** Recent reports indicate the Mill Creek Trail has been made passable until it reaches Mill Creek. From there the trail comes and goes as many portions...