Painted Hills unit of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.
Painted Hills unit of the John Day Fossil Beds
Smith Rock State Park
The Crooked River runs through Smith Rock State Park
Left behind when the railroad abandoned tracks on the east shore of the Deschutes River in 1935. The wooden boxcar was destroyed in the Substation Fire of 2018.
Harris Canyon Ranch
The historic Riddle Ranch in Eastern Oregon. Built by three brothers in early 1900's it is now managed by the BLM.
High Elevation Lake
Two hikers approach a mountain lake.
Strawberry Mountain Wilderness
Little Strawberry Lake
Eagle Cap mountain in the Wallowa Mountains of Eastern Oregon.
John Day Fossil Beds National Monument
Wild horses still roam the high desert plains of the West. Some are direct descendants of the Spanish horses brought to North America in the 17th century.
Sunrise over Steens Mountain in Eastern Oregon. Unlike the volcanic mountains that dominate the Central Oregon landscape, Steens is a 50-mile long fault-block mountain that rises a vertical mile over the Alvord desert to the east.