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Crimson Trail, 9 October 2016

Trip Summary:

  • 7 Cache Hikers: Laurel, Dave W, Dave P., Jane, Denis, Nikolai and hike leader Stephanie
  • Drove 8 miles to campsite 33 in Guinavah Campground and started hiking 8:25
  • Lunch overlooking Third Dam, 9:55-10:45
  • At Spring Hollow Campground and Riverside Nature Trail 11:45, Guinavah Campground12:35 and Logan 12:50
  • Sunny, mild conditions
  • 4.9 miles with more than 1000 feet of ascent

Thanks to Dave P for photos and Dave W for photos and GPS work.

Crimson Veiw

Above the cliffs on the Crimson Trail


Taking a break at the top of the cliffs

WInd Cave
Wind Cave as seen from the Crimson Trail



Lichens and moss along the trail Stephanie brought apple pies and apple crisp to share
At the Spring Hollow "Adopt-a-Trail" sign
Waterfall Sign
Waterfall at Spring Hollow Campground Bicycles aren't allowed on the nature trail
Wind Cave
Wind Cave, as seen from the Riverside Nature Trail


We hiked 4.9 miles with more than 1000 feet of ascent

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