In Portland: Owyhee Action Night

In Portland: Owyhee Action Night

A lot has happened this year that has probably left you wondering - what can you do NOW to protect the Owyhee Canyonlands? Join ONDA in Portland at Coalition Brewing Co. on Thursday, December 7 from 6 pm to 8 pm to sip, share, and learn how we can work together to secure permanent...

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In Eugene: Owyhee Action Night

Please join us in Eugene at Ninkasi Brewing Company on Thursday, November 16 to sip, share, and learn how we can work together to secure permanent protection for one of Oregon’s most remarkable landscapes during a time of increased threat.

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Bonnie Olin, 2017 Volunteer of the Year

“If you spend enough time in the wild, it will change you. So it was for me in Oregon’s high desert, especially in the Owyhee Canyonlands.” To support ONDA, Bonnie says, is to strive to protect the very values of Oregon’s high desert that are critical to the human experience: quiet and connectedness with...

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Chad Brown on Fly Fishing

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Julie Weikel on Wilderness

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Far from Big Macs

There is a point in the Owyhee region, in northwestern Nevada, that is, at 115 miles away, as far away as you can get from a McDonalds in the U.S. Source: http://www.datapointed.net/2010/09/distance-to-nearest-mcdonalds-sept-2010

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Three Forks Hot Springs

This hike begins at the confluence of three spectacular tributaries of the Owyhee River—the North, Middle and Main forks—and the scenic hot springs at the end, situated beneath a waterfall, are well worth the wade across the Owyhee River. The primary route into the hot springs is a 3-mile, four-wheel drive route best enjoyed...

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Leslie Gulch

Visit the Leslie Gulch Wilderness Study Area to hike through sandy washes to reach panoramic amphitheaters of stone and sage. Over 200 bighorn sheep live in Leslie Gulch, along with mule deer and Rocky Mountain elk. Bird watchers can look for chukar, California quail, northern flickers, white-throated swifts, and many more song birds and...

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