Donaca 2014 Set 1 Page

Donaca Lake 2014 Set 1

Near the trail head.

Moss on talus slope.

An abandoned logging road is now the access to the Middle Santiam River
and eventually the trail to Donaca Lake.

The Middle Santiam.

An old bridge over Middle Santiam.

Middle Santiam River.
The biodiversity of the Middle Santiam is just amazing compared to the higher elevation
wilderness areas. Cedar, Big Leaf Maple, Alder, Douglas Fir and Hemlock abound.

The cantilevered end of Pyramid Creek bridge through the foliage.
This washout means you have no choice but to wade across Pyramid Creek.

Donaca 2014 Set 2 Pics