trip reports

Eastern Oregon

August 29, 2018

Wallowa Mountains backpack

Five day backpack trip in the Wallowa Mountains / Eagle Cap Wilderness, with hikes to Glacier Lake and around the Lakes Basin

August 16, 2015

Backpacking in the Wallowas Lakes Basin

Five day backpacking trip in the Wallowa Mountains in Eastern Oregon.

July 19, 2015

Wallowas: Hurricane Creek

Hike along Hurricane Creek to Slick Rock Gorge in the Wallowas for views of Sacajawea Peak, wildflowers in the meadows, and a fantastic gorge where Slick Rock Creek meets Hurricane Creek.

July 18, 2015

Wallowas: Mount Howard tram

Located near the Wallowa Lake State Park, we took the tram up 3,700 ft. to the summit of Mount Howard (8,150 ft.). The views of the Wallowa mountain range from the top are amazing!

May 29, 2015

Painted Hills + Sheep Rock

I’m spending time in every one of Oregon’s Seven Wonders this year for work on a new hiking book. I went back to the Painted Hills for a camping and hiking trip this past weekend. If you haven’t been there yet, I highly recommend it! Here are the hikes shown here: Painted Hills overlook trail […]

May 16, 2015

Painted Hills + Sheep Rock

Photos from our camping and hiking trip with friends to the Painted Hills and Sheep Rock Units of the John Day National Fossil Beds Monument.