Hike Logs: 2019 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 2019 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.

Are you a Challenger? Log your hikes!  Not registered yet? Sign-up here by September 30, 2019.

Aug 11 2020

Most Miserable South Sister

Last mile and a half to the top was a miserable skree climb. Equivalent to hiking up sand dunes. Then one flat snow field to…
Read More

Aug 9 2020

A scenic hike

I started around 9 am at smith rock state park. There were a lot of people in the smith rock section of this hike. Once…
Read More

Aug 8 2020

Black Butte Run/ Hike w/ my Badass Girlfriend…

Great conditions with few people on the lower trail and not to bad in the upper…
Read More

Aug 8 2020

Black Butte Summit

Well maintained trail, Manzanita and Snowbrush lined the trail all the way up.  Clear blue skies, views all the way to Mount Hood today.
Read More

Aug 8 2020

Black Crater

Sooooooo beautiful! The views are spectacular and there were hundreds of orange and black butterflies all around. Loved the wildflowers too!
Read More

Aug 8 2020

Maiden peak

Perfect day! Started from gold lake after camping at the campground overnight. Serious uphill and downhill. No mosquitoes. Few people. Fantastic views from the summit!
Read More

Aug 7 2020

Black Crater Sunset

Got to the trailhead Friday evening about 6 pm. Only one other person there. Trail in great condition. Quick hike. To the summit in 1hr…
Read More

Aug 7 2020

Black Crater Sunset

Got to the trailhead at 6pm. Only one other car there. Trail in great condition despite the recent fire. Made it to the summit in…
Read More

Aug 6 2020

Gray Butte after work!

Beautiful hike, super windy at the top, great view!
Read More

Aug 3 2020

Maiden

Parked at Maiden Lake trailhead to hike the less traveled East side, trail converges with the trail from the West ~1 mi from summit. Hiked…
Read More

Aug 1 2020

South Sister Hike With My Badass Girlfriend Beth…

Great hike. We got an early start and beat the rush.  This was my second time summitting so pushed the hike in sub 3 hours…
Read More

Aug 1 2020

Overnight Maiden Peak Hike

Started off gold lake road off hwy 58. Hiked 3.5 miles up to the maiden peak shelter off the pct trail where we had the…
Read More