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Browsing Archive: October, 2013

10/23 and 10/27

Posted by Scott Crellin on Monday, October 28, 2013,

On Wednesday 10-23, Dave Capron, Ken McIntyre and I headed up the Middle Peak fire road for an outing on the Black Oak west trail.  While it was sunny and crisp on the mountain, the lower elevations were still socked in with clouds, as show in the photos.  We did our usual slashing of ceanothus with The Obliterator, followed by a dousing of the cut stumps with herbicide.  Die ceanothus die!  OK, I feel better now.

On our way back to Paso Picacho, we stopped and pulled out a chainsaw to cut dow...

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10/19/13

Posted by Scott Crellin on Monday, October 21, 2013,


We kicked off the start of the 2013-2014 trail work season with a small group of volunteers:  Michele Pauley, Bryce Williams, Ken McIntyre (recently home from completing on foot the 500 mile Saint James pilgrimage in Spain!) and yours truly.  We met at the Roost on Mt. Laguna and drove in on Thing Valley Road to the location of the Dale's Soup Kitchen aid station.  From there, we cleared brush south about .5 mile to Big Rock, which is pretty darn good for only 4 trail workers.  I've enclosed ...

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