Ten hikes worth exploring in Southern Oregon
Mount McLoughlin: The rarefied heights of Southwest Oregon’s tallest mountain is within reach on a trail that goes within striking distance of its ... Grants Pass and Crescent City, California, the journey to Devil’s Punchbowl requires a challenging 9 ...
Ready to run 100 miles
Beginning in Squaw Valley near Lake Tahoe, the Western States Trail ascends to Emigrant Pass (elevation ... but I think 100 miles is a whole different ballgame,” Howe says. “I’m not really sure what to expect from myself, because so much can happen.
Gold Hill, Grants Pass and the Mysterious Oregon Vortex
The Vortex, with its apparent ability to cause dramatic height changes, also enables you to stand at strange acute angles without falling over. A rather unnerving and unusual experience. There have been many ... miles west of Grants Pass. Whether the ...
Blaze near Ashland grows to 5,000 acres
Smoke could be seen to the east of Grants Pass Thursday night and this morning, some of it from the 5,300-acre Oregon Gulch fire that straddles the Oregon-California border and the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument about 10 miles east of Ashland.
Lightning strikes ignite small fires in the area
Grants Pass ... many of those fire starts already encircled by fire line and contained. The Oregon Department of Forestry reported the 401 fires on state-protected lands to date this year are 10 percent more than the 10-year average, but the 58 square ...