Monthly Archives: March 2011

Forest fire

In early 2004, we visited the Anza Borrego desert. On our way out there we passed through the aftermath of the Cedar Fire in the Cleveland National Forest, at the time the largest wildfire in California history. Shocking and eerie, … Continue reading

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Lower Klamath Lake, Oregon

One summer we camped on the west side of Lower Klamath Lake, which is in southeast Oregon. We spent most days in our canoe, exploring the inlets and reed forests. There is a National Canoe Trail which was poorly marked, … Continue reading

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Sauvie Island, Oregon

Sauvie Island lies in the Columbia River 20 miles downriver from Portland. Farms, beaches, wildlife areas, and lakes are home to eagle, osprey, otter, beaver, cranes, geese, and cattle. It’s a very popular recreation area in the summer, but in … Continue reading

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