A Taste of the Owyhee

Get a taste of the Owyhee Canyonlands in our short video.

Oregon’s one-of-a-kind, wild wonderland The Owyhee Canyonlands in southeastern Oregon is the largest conservation opportunity in the lower 48 states. Often described… Read more »

A Quiet, Beautiful Space

The West Little Owyhee River canyon made an impression on Honora Englander, who regularly thinks back on its beauty and solitude. Photo by Elisabeth Kwak-Hefferan.

Honora Englander is an internal medicine physician and leader in health reform at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and… Read more »

Roderick Nash: A Dory Down the Owyhee River

Years ago, Roderick Nash and a friend ran a dory down the Owyhee River. This boat is at Greeley Bar on the Owyhee River, courtesy of Wapiti River Guides.

Dr. Roderick Frazier Nash, professor emeritus of history and environmental studies at the University of California Santa Barbara, is renown… Read more »

West Little Owyhee, Circa 1978

A group of BLM staff and volunteers, including author Joe Walicki, pose after a hike through the West Little Owyhee River Canyon in 1978. Photo courtesy Joe Walicki

ore than three decades ago, Joe Walicki made an eye-opening journey up the West Little Owyhee River Canyon. Here, with… Read more »