June 10, 1984
Our party of five left Eugene at 0815 and, arrived at the trailhead at 1000.
Rain threatened but did not materialize.
As it was commencement day for the University of Oregon, we discussed the
problem of deciding whether to have the ceremony outdoors or indoors.
We devised the perfect answer: wear Gortex academic robes and always have the
We reached the summit a little after 1200 and had a relaxing lunch hour.
The weather was clear and the views of the Cascades good.
We spent some time with map and compass identifying prominent hills.
We started down about 1300, reached the trailhead at about 1420, and were in Eugene
at about 1600.
Our congenial group was made up of Dan Bates, Ruth Coffman, Barb Elsen,
Henrietta Richmond, and leader Joel McClure.