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Oregon Road Trip Guide

In October 2017 John and I took a road trip across Oregon (our fourth!). We spent a week traveling throughout Portland, the coast, southern Oregon, and central Oregon. 72 more words


Surveyor Mountain (Cascade-Siskiyou NM) 22-May-2018

Surveyor Mountain (not to be confused with Surveyor’s Ridge near Hood River) is a long, high-elevation ridge capped by Surveyor Peak (~6,200 feet) in the north and Summit Rock Point (6,542 feet) in the south.  898 more words


Five Southern Oregon Hikes: Not the Usual Suspects (May 2018)

There are many wonderful hikes in Southern Oregon: From the short (Grizzly Peak) to the long (Lone Pilot Trail), from the high ( 1,024 more words


Local pot industry surpasses wine

Southern Oregon is the state’s economic powerhouse for pot, with more than a quarter of all cannabis-related businesses in Oregon applying for licenses in Jackson and Josephine counties. 33 more words

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Kerby Peak (Oregon) ~ The Old Way 19-May-2018

The trail up Kerby Peak from the north (White Creek Road Trailhead) is steep and challenging but well graded and rewards your efforts with wonderful views of the Illinois Valley, the Siskiyou Crest, and beyond.  971 more words


London Peak (Wolf Creek, Oregon) 18-May-2018

This is another one of those less glamourous, but interesting, hikes to be found in the back of Sullivan’s 100 Hikes in Southern Oregon (Hike #173 on Page 262 of the 4th Edition).  472 more words


Trip Report: Southern Oregon Hike and Bike

A couple weeks ago I road tripped down the I-5 to Southern Oregon for a training. I brought along my bike and camping gear in order to take advantage of the weather and trail systems that the desert around Central Point promised. 544 more words