The Umpqua Valley Audubon Society will host two upcoming free programs, Mess'n with Bugs at 7 p.m. this Thursday at the Holiday Inn Express, 375 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, and the Raptor Run starting at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 27 at the Bureau of Land Management parking lot, 777 NW Garden Valley Blvd…
Digging their poles into fluffy snow and gliding through a trail at Diamond Lake, members of Douglas County’s Edelweiss Ski Club enjoy skiing together each winter.
With the blue sky above, a frosty slope below and a mountain peak view ahead, my dad and I glided through the snow on the last day of the year for our first ski trip of the season.
There’s less snow than usual, but Diamond Lake Resort has opened its tubing hill and started offering snowmobile rentals to accommodate those looking for some winter fun.
As about 20,000 gray whales swim south from Alaska during their winter migration to Baja, Mexico, visitors to Winchester Bay will be able to spot the white spouts and glimpse whale tails from a lookout across the street from the Umpqua River Lighthouse.
Pedaling past homes glowing with bright colors and inflatable snowmen, a group of cyclists joined together Monday evening for the Tour de Christmas Lights with the Umpqua Velo Club.
As we looked for a hike somewhere between Salem and Roseburg, we quickly narrowed our choices to McDowell Creek County Park near Lebanon or Skinner’s Butte in Eugene.