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Building for the future at Silver creek Falls State Park

Posted on Aug 6, 2014 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

On a Sunday morning when much of Salem is still asleep, 15 ordinary residents of towns such as Keizer, Salem and Monmouth drive the...

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Skyline Trail brings people to nature

Posted on Jul 10, 2014 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

“I love the adventure of trails,” says Salem’s Mark Wigg.  “You never know what’s around the bend.” Wigg is the primary creator and...

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Trail Blazers

Posted on Jun 26, 2014 in Get Outdoors, News | 0 comments

A dynamic squad of outdoor enthusiasts is creating a trail in the wilderness of Spring Valley Park for bikers and hikers to enjoy for...

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Salem Trails

Posted on Jun 12, 2014 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

Salem Area Trail Alliance, SATA, is a group of local outdoor enthusiasts who are increasing the number of feet of trails in the...

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Duffy Lake

Posted on Oct 31, 2012 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

Oregon is such an amazing place, with its thundering waterfalls, raging rivers and creeks, scraggly volcanic peaks and it’s beautiful...

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Henline Mountain Trail -Hiking

Posted on Sep 20, 2012 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

The trail immediately begins with steady and steep switchbacks through the forest. We have been here before so we know to take our time...

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The Three Pyramids Hike

Posted on Sep 6, 2012 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

This is a wonderful trail. It’s short and yes steep, but well worth the effort. It should be called the “Three Pyramids Wildflower Hike”...

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Triangulation Peak

Posted on Aug 22, 2012 in Get Outdoors | 0 comments

This is an easy half-day hike and well worth it, for the views are spectacular. The trailhead starts at over 4,000 feet in elevation so be...

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Salmon River Estuary: Kayaking

Posted on Aug 9, 2012 in Get Outdoors | 1 comment

In 1974, Congress established the Cascade Head Scenic Research Area with the mission of maintaining and restoring native habitat,...

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