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Adventure Log: RV Projects & Repairs, Family & Friends, and Latourell Falls
Adventure Log: RV Projects & Repairs, Family & Friends, and Latourell Falls

Adventure Log: RV Projects & Repairs, Family & Friends, and Latourell Falls

June 17 – 30, 2019 Our favorite local backpacking destinations have been slow to open this year thanks to a late winter and cool spring. We’ve been taking advantage of the slow start by working on some RV projects and…

Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Tom McCall Point & Rowena Plateau, April 2018
Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Tom McCall Point & Rowena Plateau, April 2018

Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Tom McCall Point & Rowena Plateau, April 2018

Two short trails off the historic Columbia River Highway—both with stunning views and wildflowers Tom McCall Point: 3.65 miles round trip with 1,018′ elevation gain (moderately difficult) Rowena Plateau: 2.2 miles round trip with 300′ elevation loss (easy) Type: both…

Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Hat Rock State Park, April 2018
Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Hat Rock State Park, April 2018

Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Hat Rock State Park, April 2018

Historic stroll to a geological landmark named by the Lewis and Clark Expedition Distance: it’s only 0.75 miles to Hat Rock, but I recommend continuing to the pond and marina then up onto the Lewis and Clark Commemorative Trail for…

Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Historic Mosier Twin Tunnels, March 2018
Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Historic Mosier Twin Tunnels, March 2018

Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge: Historic Mosier Twin Tunnels, March 2018

Fun day exploring Mosier Falls & the historic Mosier Twin Tunnels  Mosier Falls: 0.5 miles roundtrip out and back Mosier Twin Tunnels: 7.25 miles roundtrip out and back on paved trail (you can easily make this shorter or longer and…

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