Like many Portland-area hikers, I watched with awe and sadness last summer as the Dollar Lake Fire swept over our beloved north side of Mount Hood. Nobody knew for sure, but we believed the fire was destroying such hallowed hiking destinations as Vista Ridge, Eden Park, Cairn Basin, Wy’east Basin, and Elk Cove. And we […]
There are few finer places than the Salmon River this time of year — unless it’s the Salmon River in fall when the salmon are in. Until then, here are some photos from last weekend’s chill hike up there.
Note that it’s on my 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Portland Facebook page, which I encourage you to join, or like, or whatever.