Snively Hot Springs – Eastern Oregon

Snively Hot Springs

Snively Hot Springs is an excellent location to enjoy natural soaking on the bank of the Owyhee River that flows through colorful walls of the Owyhee River Canyon. This destination has gained the great attention because of the fantastic views from the pools and proximity to a highway. The hot…

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Mickey Hot Springs – Eastern Oregon

Mickey Hot Springs Pool

Located on the northern end of the Alvord Desert, Mickey Hot Springs are a series of small thermal systems, that can mostly dry up during dry seasons. After wet years and rainfall, the springs transform into an active thermal area with mud pots, steam vents, and the only natural geyser…

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Fisher Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon

Fisher Hot Springs

Fisher Hot Springs provide a great secluded soaking opportunity for hot water lovers who prefer calmness and isolation. Located on the southeastern edge of Warner Valley in the high desert at 4,500 feet above sea level, this remote location offers a gorgeous view of hills, Hart Mountain, and the picturesque stretch of the…

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Winter Falls – Silver Falls State Park

Winter Falls – 134 feet or 40.8 meters Winter Falls can be dry by the end of summer. The best time to see this waterfall in action is the winter and spring seasons. The easy access is from the Winter Falls parking and Trailhead. Twin Falls – 0.8 miles Middle North Falls…

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Spectacular Wildwood Falls – Row River

Wildwood Falls

Spectacular Wildwood Falls are located on Willamette Foothills in Lane County, 20 miles east of Cottage Grove. The scenic destination on the Row River features wide beautiful waterfalls, basalt cliffs, hard rocks and colorful deep pool. Wildwood provides great opportunities for hiking, climbing, swimming, cliff jumping, scuba diving and picnicking.…

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Fall Creek Lake – Willamette National Forest

Fall Creek Lake

A man-made Fall Creek Lake is part of what you see along the Fall Creek Recreation Area which is famed for its ample waters bordered by the lush greenery of the Willamette National Forest. A rockfill structure, Fall Creek Dam was built in 1966 to serve for the purposes of…

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Fall Creek Corridor – Willamette National Forest

Fall Creek

Fall Creek Corridor is a beautiful 3,300-acre recreation area along the stunning national forest, deep crystal-clear pools, and rapids of the low-elevation Fall Creek. The scenic area offers a variety of recreation opportunities including camping, picnicking, swimming, fishing, and, certainly, exciting hiking along the 14-mile-long Fall Creek National Recreation Trail…

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Quartzville Creek – National Wild and Scenic River

Quartzville Creek

A tributary of the Middle Santiam River 28 miles (45 km) in length, Quartzville Creek was recognized as a National Wild and Scenic River for its stunning scenic view, resource and recreational opportunities. Running along the crystal-clear emerald waters of Quartzville Creek, the Quartzville Corridor northeast of the end of Green…

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Foster Reservoir – Willamette Valley

Foster Reservoir

Nestled between the western slope of the Cascade Range and the folding hills of the Willamette Valley near Sweet Home, Foster Reservoir is one of the 13 reservoirs in the Willamette Valley that was built between 1961 and 1968 by the U.S. Corps of Army Engineer. The reservoir confines water…

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Total Solar Eclipse 2017 will Hit Oregon

Solar Eclipse Oregon

The world’s greatest natural phenomena, the solar eclipse is coming to the United States on August 21, 2017, creating a 90-mile wide total pathway in Oregon before sweeping to Idaho, Idaho, Missouri, Indiana, Ohio, New York, Vermont, and Maine. The next total solar eclipse will hit North America through states…

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