What the Owyhees Mean to Me

Tim Davis poses with two of his children in what he considers his childhood home, the Owyhee Canyonlands.

Tim Davis grew up a stone’s throw from the Owyhee Canyonlands in Adrian. Now a father of five, Tim lives… Read more »

Through a photographer’s eyes

Tyson Fisher captured this image, called “River of Light,” looking down into the Owyhee River canyon in February.

Oregon photographer Tyson Fisher began making forays into the Owyhee Canyonlands within the last few years. Here, he shares how… Read more »

Signatures for Senator Wyden

Owyhee Canyonlands support Richard Brandt, right, poses with Campaign for the Owyhee Canyonlands staff Chris Hansen, left, and a staffer for U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden at the senator’s Portland office.

The Campaign for the Owyhee Canyonlands has gathered thousands of petition signatures in support of permanent protection for the most… Read more »

Rock Art in the Owyhee

Rock art crafted by people thousands of years ago appears in many locations in Oregon’s Owyhee Canyonlands.

Native Americans traversed the Owyhee Canyonlands regularly, leaving reminders in stone. Petroglyphs, which are images carved into rocks, abound in… Read more »