Trusting the Land
Trusting the Land: the conservation blog of the Deschutes Land Trust
Welcome to Trusting the Land--musings on land and place in Central Oregon. Featuring staff and volunteers from the Deschutes Land Trust. Subscribe today and share!
July and August are great summer months for hiking the high country in Central Oregon. The Cascades offer respite from the high desert heat and stunning scenery certainly makes the hike worthwhile. But if you’re looking for something a little different, a little less crowded, a little less known: look toward the foothills.
The Land Trust is turning 20! Celebrate our 20th year by challenging yourself to accomplish 20 things on this list.
In late May, Jane Meissner, a naturalist and wildflower specialist, led a wildflower hike at the Land Trust's Whychus Canyon Preserve. Katie Eberhart reports on the outing.
As we prepare for the May 30th Dedication of the new portion of Whychus Canyon Preserve, learn a little more about the addition and how it adds up to a better future for Central Oregon.