A passion for Central Oregon’s landscape

The Nugget News highlights the Brad Chalfant's impact through the Deschutes Land Trust over the years.
By Sue Stafford
The Nugget

“The first day of law school I knew I wasn’t interested,” Chalfant admitted.

Tradition pushed him to stay the course, graduate, and go to work for a firm where he handled mostly bankruptcies.

“I was miserable,” he said.

Over a single-malt with his best friend, a decision was made.

“The next day I gave my notice. Two weeks later I was ski bumming at Mt. Bachelor,” he said.