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Race Preview: 2016 Stagecoach Run 5k/10k (Jacksonville OR)

Every fall, the small town of Jacksonville, just west of Medford, OR, hosts its Stagecoach Run 5k/10k. This year, the event date is Saturday, October 15th, and the course promises to be beautifully decked out with foliage changing to the beautiful autumn spectrum of colors. 171 more words


Around Brown Mountain (Oregon) 18-Sep-2016

Brown Mountain is a small, youthful looking, basaltic andesite shield volcano located in Oregon’s Klamath and Jackson counties, directly south of its more prominent neighbor, Mount McLoughlin. 1,288 more words


Crater Lake National Park

We recently made a day-trip to Crater Lake National Park. Although David and I had visited the park before, we’ve never been there together. My last time at Crater Lake was about 15 years ago. 90 more words


Upper Rogue River Trail (Hamaker Campground to Foster Creek) 16-Sep-2016

The Upper Rogue River Trail (USFS #1034) is a National Recreation Trail that closely follows the Rogue River for about 47 miles from its headwaters at Boundary Springs in the northwest corner of Crater Lake National Park to the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest ranger station outside Prospect, Oregon.   1,074 more words


Cook and Green Trail (Siskiyou Mountains) 14-Sep-2016

Since we moved to the State of Jefferson, all of our hikes have been either solo efforts or just the two of us.  In an effort to be more… 943 more words


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


Silver Fork Basin Loop (Siskiyou Mountains) 25-Aug-2016

In early June of this year, just prior to our rafting trip down the Rogue River (post), we took our friends Wayne and Diane on a short hike along the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) above the Silver Fork Basin in the Siskiyou Mountains – part of a hike described by Coogle and Sathre in their   1,240 more words