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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Mount Bachelor

This was my favorite and most challenging of the hikes due to waiting till snow to hike it. The weather was awesome, a little wind…
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Maiden Peak #TheFinale

This was the hike that we chose to finish our challenge on and boy it did not disappoint. The first few miles into the hike…
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Mt Bachelor #2ndTimesTheCharm

Mt. Bachelor. Man did we have our struggles with this one. We 1st attempted to do this hike late afternoon on a Thursday and we…
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One tired Maiden!

Woke to a chilly Bend morning. Both Crescent bypass and Hwy 58 roads were icy so took it slow. Drive was about 1.5 hours. Service…
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South Sister

Perfect weather for this hike! Recent snows covered most of the skree, making it easier to climb than summertime conditions (as long as you had…
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Late Season South Sister

What we thought would be the hardest time to summit South Sister turned out to be my favorite summit. The snow made for different views…
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Best hike of the 6!

What’s not to love about this hike? Incredible 360 views at the top, a gorgeous Fall day, a lake to visit and a little snow…
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Animal Tracks EVERYWHERE!

We should have brought snowshoes for the final climb to the top – we had about 6-8 inches of squeaky snow to trudge through. Very…
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Maiden Peak

Really beautiful hike!  First time doing it and I am surprised its not a more popular hike for the area.  Trail was beautiful, but completely…
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Mount Bachelor In the Fall

Lived in Bend for thirty years and this mountain was a first for me! Weather was around 65F at the base. Due to construction at…
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South Sister Summit!

On trail at 6:08am….parking lot about 1/4 full with lots of overnight camper vans. Weather mild…50F with no wind and not a single human being…
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Maiden Peak

Very long but gradual hike. Steep at times and seemingly endless until you are out of the trees but overall a good hike. Beautiful and…
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