The Owyhee Canyonlands Campaign heats up this summer

Hikers trek through the Owyhee Canyonlands. This desert gem is recognized as an area deserving of permenent protection, most recently by KEEN Footwear. The company picked the Owyhee as one of five places in the country to highlight in a national conservation campaign. Photo: Jim Davis

This summer and fall, the statewide effort to permanently protect Oregon’s Owyhee Canyonlands is hitting full throttle. We will shine… Read more »

Through the Owyhee on the Oregon Desert Trail

A bighorn sheep skull lies along the path of the Oregon Desert Trail through the Owyhee Canyonlands. While it may be called a trail, for two women this past spring it was a journey of solitude and discovery. Photo by Talia Galvin.

Roughly 200 miles of the nearly 800-mile Oregon Desert Trail stretch through the Owyhee Canyonlands. Joseph resident Nikki Beachy and… Read more »

June Owyhee Events

Bonnie Olin enjoys a viewpoint in the Owyhee Canyonlands. Photo: Mike Quigley

A delicious taste of eastern Oregon is coming west this month! Catch one of these events showcasing the beauty, recreational… Read more »