October 9, 1977
Three hardy souls left Eugene at 0830 with slightly overcast skies that soon
burnt off when we left the valley.
After looking at the Little Blanket Shelter, we hiked the 1.6 miles along the
Saddleblanket Trail which has a moderate grade through several mountain meadows.
We had lunch on top where an 80-foot high lookout tower gives excellent views of
Winberry and Fall Creek drainages.
Water is only available at the shelter.
On the hike back we took time to have Charlene identify the various flowers and
Those hikers enjoying the trip were
John and Pete Cecil, leader.