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by Alladin
Thu Feb 25, 2016 10:01 am
Forum: Trails and Trailwork Discussion
Topic: South Fork Expedition
Replies: 2
Views: 2705

Re: South Fork Expedition

Is that section of trail about 3-miles?
by Alladin
Fri Dec 05, 2014 9:24 am
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: Ventana Grand Traverse (looking for partners)
Replies: 2
Views: 836

Re: Ventana Grand Traverse (looking for partners)

This appears to be a bold and noble adventure. You will likely be soloing whatever this hike is. 22 peaks? 1. Chews ridge 2. Black butte 3. Miller Mtn 4. South ventana cone 5. Ventana Cone 6. Double Ventana Cone 7.Uncle Sam . I am getting tired and I'm only up to 13, what is your planned route? 8. E...
by Alladin
Wed Dec 03, 2014 9:12 am
Forum: Ventana Discussion
Topic: rope bridge
Replies: 10
Views: 1798

Re: rope bridge

It is clear that a bridge is not exactly in the spirit of wilderness. Despite that, there are numerous man-made bridges in wilderness areas. So many that it could be considered that bridges are an accepted thing in a wilderness. Regarding the rope-dragging method of crossing a river, it seems to me ...
by Alladin
Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:42 am
Forum: Trails and Trailwork Discussion
Topic: Manuel Trail
Replies: 2
Views: 1438

Manuel Trail

I was pleased to read the latest report on the Manuel trail. Apparently a stout day-hiker did the hike from Bottchers to Big Sur and rated the trail as passable. This is good news. I had thought this trail was lost, like a mayan ruin. Has the VWA cleared this lately? From the report, it sounds like ...