Hike Logs: 2018 Central Oregon Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge

Are you taking the Central Oregon Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. If you want to view logged hikes for just one of the peaks, click the mountain name. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Black Butte on a Blue Bird Day

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadUpperEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a dog, Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad rough but passableBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionAfter a coffee stop in Sisters, we got an early start and enjoyed the cool morning ascent.  The 360 degree views were beautiful, with trees and all of […]
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Mountain Mo's hike Black butte

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBlack Butte TrailheadEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a dog, Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionTrail was in great shape!  The hike itself was a nice challenge as it was all uphill with a pretty decent elevation […]
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Black Butte w/ Mountain Mo's

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBlack ButteEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a dog, Hiked with children (12 & under), Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionAnother warm and fun day with our fun group. Warm at the bottom and cool breeze at the top.  After […]
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Black Crater via Bike, Hike and Snow Climb

Peak Summited2019 Black CraterType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBlack Crater TrailheadHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnowfields to cross - could be difficultTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsBlack Butte has epic 360-degree views of the Cascades, and I wanted to tackle this one early. The Old McKenzie Highway was still closed […]
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Black Butte

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBlack Butte TrailheadEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a dogRoad ConditionsRoad recommended for high clearance onlyBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsObstacles on trailIt was a bit foggy on the mountain so didn't get to enjoy all the views but it was a nice hike.  Trail is in good condition, no snow.  […]
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Mountain Mo's Tumalo Hike

Peak Summited2019 Tumalo MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadTumalo Mountain trailheadHiking CompanionsHiked with a dog, Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsObstacles on trailJune 2 climb to peak with still about 95% covered in snow.  We hiked in shorts, t-shirts and boots and […]
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Tumalo Slide Down

Peak Summited2019 Tumalo MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDutchman FlatHiking CompanionsHiked with a dog, Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionFun hike with Mountain Mo's up Tumalo in the snow and then a quick slide down on snowshoes.
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Mountain Mo's hike tumalo mountain

Peak Summited2019 Tumalo MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadtumalo mt trailheadHiking CompanionsHiked with a dog, Hiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow - not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionGreat hike to summit of Tumalo Mountain! There were some large spots of snow to cross but not too bad otherwise.
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Butte-iful day on Black Butte

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadUpper Black Butte TrailheafHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBeautiful,day for a quick hike up Black Butte, my second peak for the challenge. Carpooled with zany friend Ben and we’re the second car to reach the trailhead a […]
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Straight up Black Butte

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadBlack Butte TrailheadHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionTrail conditions and the weather were outstanding. We got up to the trailhead by 8:00 on this Saturday, and we were some of the first hikers at the parking lot. […]
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Finally snowshoed Tumalo!

Peak Summited2019 Tumalo MountainType of HikeSnowshoe/XC SkiTrailheadDutchman Flat Sno ParkRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail difficult/impossible to navigateI've hiked Tumalo mountain more times than I can count, but it's always been in the summer when the peak is clear of snow. Snowshoeing the […]
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Late May Snowshoeing up Tumalo

Peak Summited2019 Tumalo MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDutchman Flat Sno-ParkHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionMidweek hike after work with the Bend Hiking Meetup. Joined by Rachel and Raylene, who were great company. Snow started immediately from the […]
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