Originally Posted by Grannyknot
JoeFred, many of those streams have old man-ways that will take you up the drainage to the ridgeline. In the area you mention, Porters Creek and Ramsay Cascades come to mind as having manways.
Be careful in doing so...remember that they had to do a Search & Rescue to find a hiker up on Porter's Moutain last year....
Grannyknot, thanks for the info and I will definitely heed your advice. If I don't regularly pause and remind myself about the size and complexity of the park I clearly have no business designing maps.