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This was a nice day of hiking with an interesting adventure on the way to the trailhead. The McKenzie Highway (Oregon Route 242) is very scenic and twisty/turny on the west side of McKenzie Pass past the Dee Wright Observatory. While I love driving on…

hiking boots, summer, Oregon

This is a nice State park with several hiking/walking loops and/or trail running loops that are accessible from the McGregor Viewpoint.  I recommend hiking the longest loop to Fall River Falls before exploring the other loops. Angelique, Zoe, and I enjoyed a quick hike through…

Fly Fishing, Fall River, Trout

This was a super mellow hike with very little elevation gain, perfect for walk with our dog Zoe on a hot June day. We started our hike with a quick peak at the scenic footbridge just upstream of the campground.  The water of Fall River…