I wanted to hike Dogie Trail to Taylor Cabin this fall, but the 2021 Raphael Fire has me second guessing this plan. I would not be much fun hiking through a burnt-out barren zone. It is difficult to get much information on the extent of the damage or up-to-date satellite images of the Sycamore Canyon Wilderness Area. I guess I will just have to recon it myself.
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@Mark67 - I hiked Sycamore way back in the 60's - wonderful, scenic place. It still has value. The soaring cliffs of the canyon remain. Hiking through a fare scarred area is a different experience, perhaps more sobering than 'fun," but not all worthwhile experiences are necessarily fun.
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