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Gorge Trail #400: Eagle Creek to Tanner Creek – Logout

March 4 at 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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03/4/2020 Logout party

CREW LEADER: Brian Emery

SAW CREW LEADERS: Jane Kauth and Tom Lovett

HIKE DISTANCE: UP TO 6 MILES

ELEVATION GAIN: UP TO 800′

HIKE DIFFICULTY: Difficult

WORK DIFFICULTY: Difficult

WORK DESCRIPTION: Logout 

This is a private CL/ACL logout event only. The purpose of this event is to continue to logout several trees on the Gorge trail #400 between Eagle Creek and Tanner Creek .  This section of trail is about 3 miles in length.

Time: We will meet at the Tooth Rock trailhead at 8:00 AM and carpool up the Forest Service access road to trail 400 where we will start our hike.. 

Hiking information: We will start hiking from the Tooth Rock access and head east toward Eagle Creek.  We will then return to the Tooth Rock parking lot.   Total distance will be about 6.0 miles with 3.0 miles of very rough terrain. 

What to expect: You should expect to hike through terrain that has been compromised by the fire.  We will be splitting into two teams of three to work on removing the last of the downed trees along this section of trail.  A mandatory detailed logout safety discussion will be held before work begins.

What to bring: Bring your lunch and plenty of water.  Also bring good work gloves and supportive boots.

What to wear:

  • Boots (tennis shoes are not allowed)
  • Long sleeved shirts stongly recommended
  • Rain gear as appropriate for the weather
  • Eye protection is required (eye glasses, safety glasses, etc.)
  • TKO will supply hard hats and safety glasses to those who need them.

Directions: Take I-84 E/US-30 East to exit 40 from I-84 E/US-30 E.  Drive straight ahead uphill to the Tooth Rock TH parking lot .

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