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 »

Diary of the Owyhee

Bonnie Olin gazes over the Owyhee Canyonlands in an image from her book, “The Owyhee River Journals.” Photo: Mike Quigley

Bonnie Olin and her husband, Mike Quigley, believe a trip to the Owyhee Canyonlands is rewarding on multiple levels. The… Read more »

Magnificent Owyhee

Appreciating an Owyhee sunset.

Matt Skroch of Pew’s Western Lands Initiative journeyed into the Owyhee Canyonlands last spring. Despite tough weather, he was blown… Read more »