TRYING to Hike to Big Dalton Dam

Big Dalton Dam

This hike was supposed to get us up along a creek to some waterfalls, an experimental forest, and a reservoir just outside of town. In the end, it was mostly a big waste of time, redeemed only by a short stretch of shaded creek-side hiking that may make a decent picnic spot and hike for young kids, but if you’re looking for more than a 1.5 mile hike along the water, it isn’t really worth it. [Read more…]