Up at just under 7,000’ it’s 20deg F cooler than in La Grande where I reprovisioned. It rained off/on lightly, good for settling dust. The same smelly little plants are here although they smell a little different, less creosote. There is 4G in areas, but does not coincide with camping spots. I have pretty solid 3G here; good enough to get text out.
There are a couple firepits in here. They are quite large, with interior diameters of about 5’:
[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2560”] Bonus dog hiding behind shrub[/caption]
The other one is about 50yds away. There’s what appears to be a little firewood rack, and a rock on a stump:
Beyond that fire ring is another rock-on-stump, and a crossbar branch someone has lashed up for some reason. Seems too close to the fire for processesing game. Dunno:
We are at the top of this mountain. There is a rectangular white stucture on the highest point of the next hill in the distance:
I will likely be here for 10 days; I have to go back through Baker City to pick up a package that was delayed. :-(
I was thinking about Portland, but this errant package brushes me away from that plate.