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Cottonwood Canyon Spring Hike from PDX

Discover the stories that lie hidden in the desert sagebrush on a free guided hike with ONDA. Carpools leave from Portland on this introduction to Oregon's desert public lands!
When May 20, 2017
from 06:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Cottonwood Canyon State Park
Contact Name
Contact Phone (503) 703-1006
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Get out of Portland and into the desert! This hike along the lower John Day River will be guided by knowledgeable volunteers who will discuss high desert ecology and ONDA's conservation mission. Cottonwood Canyon is Oregon's newest and second-largest state park, and is about a 2-hour drive from Portland.

John Day River, Cottonwood Canyon
The John Day River flows through Cottonwood Canyon State Park. Photo courtesy Oregon State Parks.

Meet us at 6:30 a.m. at the Gateway Transit Center parking lot to carpool from town, or meet us in the day use area by 9 a.m. to hit the trail.

Difficulty: Gentle, 7 mile hike along the John Day River.

Morning coffee is generously provided by Nossa Familia Coffee.

For full hike details and online registration, please follow this link!

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Oregon Natural Desert Association
50 SW Bond Street, Suite 4,
Bend, OR 97702
Tel: (541) 330-2638

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