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Trail drawing upsurge of hikers seeking a 'Wild' adventure

...who hiked the trail in 2014, is revisiting parts of the trail this year, journeying from the Siskiyou Summit to Crater Lake this week. The Czech-born backpacker, who now lives in Los Angeles, will next cover about 60 miles in the Seiad...
Refuge Notebook: Thousands of feet on the ground are a challenge in Changbai Mountain, China

...recreational activities of law-abiding visitors are all taking their toll on the land.Lake Tianchi, the awe-inspiring crater lake atop Mount Baekdu, can be viewed from two vantage points. We visited the North Approach on a Saturday, along with...
Hiking with dogs: know your pets' limitations

...hike, check the regulations for that wilderness area or park.National parks don't allow dogs on trails, including Crater Lake National Park. Other areas like the Mountain Lakes Wilderness Area limit group sizes to 10 heartbeats.Most areas...
Family, friends recall crash victim who had a passion for travel

...flew him to the wreckage Monday. He said the plane they owned was pretty well intact near a hill not far from the lake that was one of Lewis' favorite spots to take friends. The crater lake has a sandbar and a natural cliff surrounding it.
Nikiski man wins Central American ultramarathon

...reduced, he writes."This is some of the most technical and muddy terrain imaginable up into the crater, around the crater lake and down through what is called the "Jungle Gym" where runners are reduced to hand-over-hand maneuvers through...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...have lived in Oregon for 30 years and never have been to Joseph, never ridden the Wallowa Lake tram. They've seen Crater lake, but that's it. The Honeycombs, those geologic formations over the Owyhee country, fewer than 1 percent of our...


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