Black Butte Hike Logs

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. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Snowshoeing Black Butte

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeSnowshoe/XC SkiTrailheadUpper butte loop trailRoad ConditionsSnow and ice on roadBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsCould not make it to the main Black Butte trail head because of heavy snow, had to park at the upper butte loop trail and […]
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Black Butte

Peak Summited2019 Black ButteType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadTrail head at the road's endHiking CompanionsHiked with a dogRoad ConditionsRoad rough but passableBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnowfields to cross - could be difficultTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsPerfect winter day to hike Black Butte! Low fog layer which made you feel as high as the heavens and sunny, clear […]
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Bewitching Black Butte

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadUpper trailhead #4026Quick up and down before a late start work day. Clear skies. Slightly windy at the top. Users who liked this:
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Black Butte

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadBlack ButteWe took my 6 year old son up to the peak, and in order for him to stay motivated, we searched for Geocaching locations. He loved it and wants to do it again. A six year old doesn't care about the views at the top, he cares only about the swag in […]
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Fall on Black Butte

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadBlack ButteGreat Fall day for a hike up Black Butte. Plus, my fellow challenger's son had fun geocaching on the way up. Nice day for our families to do a hike together.
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Black Butte Porter on Black Butte!!

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadBlack Butte TrailheadOh man, beautiful day for a hike! Fall is in the air!! Black Butte was so beautiful and all of the structures at the top were fun to explore! We sat on a rock at the summit for quite a while taking in the scenery and drinking a Deschutes Black Butte […]
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Wash boarding to Black Butte

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadBlack Butte TrailheadThe road to the hike is one of the most washboardy roads I have ever been on and the last mile of the drive almost requires a high clearance vehicle. That being said the hike was good. Definitely and uphill challenge almost the whole way and once you start clearing the […]
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Short and Sweet

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadblack butte TH, Jefferson countyGroupfour other ladies from Girls who hike OCthe hike is short and pleasant. it is an easy hike. Three sisters and Mt Jefferson are visible on this trail. I believe the three fingered Jack is also visible. the fire lookout tower is a highlight for me.
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Foggy Black Butte

Peak SummitedBlack ButteTrailheadBlack ButteNot that great of a hike! We started hiking with some cloud cover but it looked like it would burn off by the time we got to the top…. it didn’t. We walked around the top and took a rest for almost an hour hoping the clouds out pass but no luck! […]
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