The Wilds Project

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Frozen World

The Wilds Project begins in just 16 days!  Here’s a few photos from a hike I did in The Cove-Palisades State Park on Lake Billy Chinook in central Oregon.

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A Trip to the John Day Fossil Beds

Jasmine and I headed out into the Blue Mountains of Oregon to explore the fascinating geology of the John Day Fossil Bed National Monument. I secretly hoped to spot a fossil of a Pogonodon...

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Montagnea arenaria

I stumbled upon this in the Oregon Badlands Wilderness in October. At the time, I had no idea what it was, so I photographed enough of it to hopefully, eventually identify it. Ten weeks...

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French Pete Creek

I visited French Pete Creek for the first time on Sunday. Protecting this old-growth forest played a major role in establishing environmental activism in Oregon and the nation. 45,400 acres of forest along this...

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And So it Begins…

I’m very excited to share this first post, the beginning of a long journey I am calling “The Wilds Project!” The goal of The Wilds Project is to hike 450 miles in all of the...