Oregon’s Farewell Bend State Recreation Area: Following in the Emigrant’s Footsteps

After a winter spent working on a long list of house renovation projects, we are finally back on the road! Night one of our 7 week, 2,500 mile spring fling was spent at Farewell Bend State Recreation Area in Eastern Oregon. After following the Snake River for 330 miles, Oregon Trail emigrants rested above the …

Lakes Basin Backpack, Birthdays, & Trip Preparations

August 12-25, 2019 Knock, Knock, Knocking on 50’s Door August has always been our favorite month. Camping, backpacking, and fishing are all at their prime and we both celebrate another set of birthdays. This year we’re both knocking pretty serious on 50’s door. Each year brings more wrinkles and grey hairs, but that’s o.k. We’ve …