Fishing the Owyhee

Anglers in the Owyhee Canyonlands get the chance to hook native redband trout. Photo: Tim Neville
Bob Rees -- sixth-generation Oregonian, fishing guide, hunter and executive director for the Association of Northwest Steelheaders -- loves fishing the Owyhee Canyonlands. Read More

Deer hunting in the Owyhee

Mule deer are found throughout the Owyhee Canyonlands. Photo: Larry Arbanas.
Ryan Meek grew up just outside the Owyhee Canyonlands and spent plenty of time there hunting and fishing. Here, he shares why it's amazing to hunt in such a vast, intact landscape. Read More

Birding in the Owyhee

Burrowing owls are one of the avian species that calls the Owyhee Canyonlands home. Photo: Nick Dobric
Longtime Oregonian Alice Elshoff shares that the Owyhee Canyonlands offers amazing birding and why industrial development would damage that. Read More

Urban youth experience the Owyhee

Citlalli BriseƱo learns from a veteran how to fly fish. Citlalli, Kolby Cantue-Cliette and other youth visited the Owyhee Canyonlands as part of a Soul River Inc. Outdoor Education Deployment.
The nonprofit organization Soul River Inc. connects veterans and inner-city youth in the great outdoors. Recently, Soul River brought a group to the Owyhee Canyonlands. Here, Citlalli Briseño and Kolby Cantue-Cliete share what their Owyhee adventure means to them. Read More