Oregon State Police are asking the public to help identify the party responsible for the unlawful killing of a bull elk in southern Douglas County, according to OSP press release.
As part of the Every Kid in a Park program, all fourth grade students, and up to three accompanying adults, can visit more than 2,000 federally managed public lands and waters across the U.S., including Crater Lake National Park, free of charge for a full calendar year starting Sept 1.
CRATER LAKE— Hikers, runners and bicyclists of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to tour Crater Lake National Park on two vehicle-free days this month.
My husband Kyle labeled the cup I use while horse packing, “Calamity Carol.” For me, spills, bites, lacerations and disasters are just part of an average trip — all of which makes me the perfect person to discuss wilderness safety. I have been wandering in the woods for over 50 years, so I c…
Tracy Kennelley’s favorite part of a mountain bike race isn’t the relief of crossing the finish line with a good time or landing an especially difficult jump on the trail.
Three Douglas County communities are preparing for Cycle Oregon’s 2016 Week Ride through Southern Oregon. During the week of Sept. 10-17, more than 2,100 cyclists will ride along parts of the Umpqua and Rogue rivers, the Oregon Coast, and through several towns, including Myrtle Creek and Glendale.
I find cinder cones interesting. When they first erupt, bubbly gas-filled magma is ejected as “cinders” and pile up around the vent, forming a perfect cone. As the eruption wanes, heavier magma, no longer bubbly and gas-filled, leaks and oozes from the base of the cinder cone.