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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Jan 23 2021

Snow capped summit

Amazing clear weather and a fresh dusting of snow made for a beautiful hike!
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Jan 20 2021

Butte-tiful Black Butte

Absolutely gorgeous day! Bagging a Peak on the same day we experienced history with our first ever female and person of color Vice President just…
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Jan 14 2021

Black Butte Historic Trail #4026

Bluebird weather! Enjoyed the new viewing platform by the Cupola. The upper 2 miles of trail were icy. Microspikes helpful on the way up and…
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Jan 5 2021

Snowshoeing Lookout Mountain

You need to park a mile lower than the summer access TH. The trail was heavily laden with snow, but very doable in snowshoes. Having…
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Jan 3 2021

Working your butt for butte

Beautiful sunny day to hike black butte. Definitely needed layers with the wind chill. Kicked my butt, ready to get into shape for the south…
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Jan 1 2021

New Year's Day hike up Black Butte

Partly Sunny.  Low 20's.  Windy.  Trail was a combination of slush, snow, and a little ice.  Some small rocks helped with footing.  We hiked up…
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Oct 31 2020

My Maiden Finale

Chilly start, but lovely, warm sunshine at summit. Loved having NO bugs compared to last year! Saw/passed only two other people the entire day: solo…
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Oct 30 2020

Maiden Peak

Beautiful hike up to Maiden Peak today. The first part of the hike went through lush forest and the trail was in excellent condition. Very…
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Oct 30 2020


Amazing day for a hike! Started out with beautiful sunny weather but by the time we reached the summit some fog and rain started to…
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Oct 30 2020

#6 Gray Butte

Thought I was finishing with easiest hike…I was wrong! We did the 6.5 mile option and now I see why people would hike 13 miles.…
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Oct 29 2020

Maiden Peak loop

Gorgeous day for a hike. Started at Rosary Lakes and ended at Gold Lake.
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Oct 28 2020

Black Crater

Lovely hike up to Black Crater today! The hike was through mostly burned forest, but I often find beauty in healing lands. There were no…
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