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Oregon Wilderness Areas (Northeast) 03/04-Sep-2016

As we’ve noted in previous posts, we have a project underway to at least visit all of Oregon’s 47 established federal wilderness areas  that we’d missed visiting in years past (less the two – Oregon Islands and Three Arch Rocks – that are closed to public entry).   1,554 more words


Exploring the Open Road: Eastern Oregon and Washington

We set out on a mission: to see Eastern Oregon and make it to Dave Matthews Band at the Gorge Amphitheater in Washington. We needed a vacation badly. 3,037 more words

Travel Stories

Umatilla River

This time I put my trust in my brother in law to lead me to fish, as this was my first time fishing in Eastern Oregon and I didn’t really know what to expect. 414 more words

Trout Fishing

Yamsay Mountain (Fremont-Winema NF) 30-Aug-2016

Yamsay Mountain is a huge, sprawling (and fortunately now dormant) shield volcano with a glacier-carved crater on its northeast side. It sits 35 miles due east of Crater Lake National Park, at the border of Klamath and Lake Counties. 1,110 more words


Interstate 84 East

In Oregon, there are two distinct regions. Some in the south will tell you the line should be north-south, mostly for political reasons. But from my outsider-in point-of-view and taking environmental factors into consideration, it’s east and west Oregon. 648 more words


High Desert Getaway: Central Oregon

With August starting out giving my husband and I the Middle Finger of Miscarriage, we were definitely relieved to have plans to get out of the city for a few days. 395 more words