Monthly Archives: May 2012

Skiing at Mount Shasta

At 14,179 feet Mount Shasta is the second highest peak in the Cascades and is visible from much of northern California and southern Oregon. Driving south to it from Bend, I first saw it from 80 miles away, on the … Continue reading

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John Day River Kayaking

The John Day River runs through the desert to the northeast of Bend, and at 281 miles is one of the longest undammed rivers in the continental US. Over the weekend I kayaked a 70 mile stretch of the river, … Continue reading

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