Nothing looks stranger than a canoe in the middle of sagebrush country, but we were hunting for Cow Lakes and what we thought would be a great spring bird-watching and paddling adventure in the remote wildlands.
A 22-year-old Utah man was killed trying to swing through the opening of a 110-foot-tall sandstone arch in a stunt made so popular on YouTube that state authorities recently banned the daredevil activity by commercial outfitters.
When the upper Rogue is so cold that winter steelhead aren't migrating, and the lower Rogue is too clear for fishing, the deep canyon waters around Galice — between Hellgate and Grave Creek — can be the place to go.
President Barack Obama has picked Sally Jewell, a business executive who has earned national recognition for her support of outdoor recreation and habitat conservation, to lead the Interior Department, the White House said Wednesday.
During the last 30 years, mining interests have tried and failed to kick-start mining efforts just outside the boundary of the Mount St. Helens National Monument. Now, a Canadian company says record-high copper prices could help it make good on those claims.
VALE, Ore. (AP) — Green has returned to the landscape in far southeastern Oregon, where the Long Draw fire burned across nearly 900 square miles of grass and sagebrush territory in July, killing livestock and damaging the prospects of ranchers...
VENETA, Ore. - The wild area around Fern Ridge Reservoir is home to the world's largest population of a species of butterly found only in Oregon's Willamette Valley that was previously believed to have gone extinct.
The terms of the competition are simple: Hunters in New Mexico have two days this weekend to shoot and kill as many coyotes as they can, and the winners get their choice of a free shotgun or a pair of semi-automatic rifles.
Visitors to Marys Peak may notice Noble fir boughs being harvested over the next few weeks. Work on the Noble Thin Bough sale has begun and the purchaser is working to remove Noble fir boughs which are highly sought after during the Christmas...