Hiking Meeting Reports

November Hike

By Barbara Young | November 7, 2020

The hiking group got together on Monday November 4. Gerene sent out an "impromptu" e-mail inviting those who were interested in a hike to Upper Table Rock. 5 showed up to car-pool, in two cars, with masks, and 6 more traveled independently to meet at the trailhead. Weather was perfect, so the 11 hikers headed… Read More.

February 21, 2020 Hiking Group enjoyed a wonderful hike in the Takelma Recreation area

By Elaine Slate | March 7, 2020

Six happy hikers enjoyed a beautiful day hiking on the Rogue River Trail in the Takelma Recreation area with constant views of Lost Creek Lake. We had a picnic lunch in a campground at a site located right next to the lake. We could not have asked for a more perfect day. If you are… Read More.

Hikers Enjoy Crater Lake August 2019

By Gerene Leffingwell | August 25, 2019

Clear blue skies, panoramic views of Crater Lake, and camaraderie were enjoyed by 10 ladies on August 16 as they hiked to the top of Watchman Peak. After soaking in the amazing beauty of the lake and having a picnic lunch at the top, the drive to East Rim to view the Pinnacles was also… Read More.

Takelma Gorge Hike in June 2019

By Martha Roy | June 24, 2019

Eight women hiked five miles along the Rogue River to Takelma Gorge on June 21, 2019. Spectacular scenery, blue-sky weather, wildflowers and tricky trail-blazing to detour a section of missing trail. Our members took their conservation efforts an extra step and rescued two mosquitos trapped in our car.

Peyton Bridge Trail Hike, March 2019

By Martha Roy | March 25, 2019

Eight ladies completed the six mile hike of Peyton Bridge Trail at Lost Creek Lake on March 15, 2019. We were blessed with a glorious blue-sky day, great views, enough obstacles to keep it interesting and a total of 21 "flights of stairs"–broken into small chunks so that we could brag about it without actually… Read More.

Bandersnatch Trail

By Martha Roy | December 4, 2018

On November 16, seven women hiked four miles of the Bandersnatch Trail at the north end of Lithia Park in Ashland. Only half of it was uphill. We rewarded ourselves with lunch at Agave Restaurant.

Hiking at Rainie Falls June 2018

By Gerene Leffingwell | July 9, 2018

Nine of us were surrounded by the beauty of the “mighty Rogue” and the camaraderie of friends as we hiked to Rainie Falls June 15, 2018. It was relaxing to enjoy our lunch as numerous groups went through the falls on rafts and kayaks.

Hikers at Hobart Bluff May 2018

By Gerene Leffingwell | July 7, 2018

Seven ladies enjoyed a beautiful day and plentiful wildflowers while hiking about 3 miles on the PCT to Hobart Bluff. We had our lunch at the summit where the views were magnificent!

Hikers at Forest Park March 2018

By Gerene Leffingwell | April 28, 2018

The chilly temperatures didn't stop five enthusiastic hikers from enjoying a 5.5-mile hike at Forest Park March 16. We did a moderate steady climb on the Siskiyou Trail and completed the loop on the Old Miners Trail. Although there were threatening clouds, there was no rain and early Spring wildflowers along the path. Our voracious… Read More.

Hiking the East Applegate Ridge Trail

By Susan Watson | April 23, 2018

Seven spunky ladies hiked the newly established Applegate Ridge Trail outside of Jacksonville on Friday April 20th. The weather was glorious and the views spectacular. An added bonus was the abundant wildflowers in bloom. Along the way we met schoolchildren and two of the trail’s founders, David Callahan, Chairman of the Applegate Trail Association and… Read More.

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