Archives for: June 2012

Mark Cartier Accident

Posted by Mike Volk on 06/17/12

Mark Cartier died in a fall on Mt. Hood on June 14th. His family requests that any donations be made to the Smith Rock Group to help protect "Mark's beloved Smith Rock."A Smith Rock Group PayPal account is being setup for credit card and PayPal donat… more »

Heavy Rains Cause Widespread Trail Damage

Posted by Mike Volk on 06/08/12

A short lived cloudburst during a 24 hour storm created deep ruts in many of the trails at Smith.Small streams formed troughs, scoured down to the bedrock and deposited piles of mud on switchbacks throughout the park.The most heavily damaged trai… more »