News | Recreation | localThe Columbian | May 28, 2017 12:15 p.m.
Permits to climb to the volcano’s 8,363-foot summit are sold out until at least Sept. 27, as are the first two weekends in October — the final month of the season.
News | Environment | Recreation | local | Think Out LoudOPB | April 3, 2017 noon | Portland
Two representatives of the city's Off-Road Cycling Master Plan spoke to OPB's "Think Out Loud" about the proposal's benefits, but others have concerns about more biking in Forest Park.
News | Environment | localStatesman Journal | March 20, 2017 9:57 a.m.
Legislation intended to help complete the pathway, which stretches from the California state line to Astoria, will have its first hearing Tuesday morning at the Capitol.
News | Environment | localAP | Aug. 1, 2016 8:33 a.m.
The Marion County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that 21-year-old Riley Zickel, from the Portland area, has not been seen since Wednesday, when he arrived to hike in Jefferson Park.
Environment | Recreation | Fish & Wildlife | Animals | NW Life | localOPB | July 19, 2016 12:20 p.m. | Portland
Tucked into the northwest corner of Portland, the Wildwood Trail weaves for more than 30 miles through Forest Park. Here's how to hike the historic path in five parts.
News | Recreation | NW Life | localAP | July 16, 2016 4:36 p.m. | Sandy, Oregon
Fire crews have rescued a man who injured himself after he slipped and fell about 40 feet down a steep embankment in a remote area of the Sandy River.
News | Recreation | Environment | NW Life | localStatesman Journal | March 11, 2016 7:40 a.m.
Eagle Creek Trail, located just east of Bonneville, had a bridge knocked out by a large tree that fell during a storm last December, which won’t be repaired for at least a year.
One of the most spectacular trails in the United States — and perhaps the most iconic pathway in Oregon — is scheduled to reopen in full by the summer of 2017.
A rancher from New Mexico signed a letter Saturday telling the federal government he will no longer honor his grazing contract.
A couple sets out to see 365 waterfalls in a year but instead finds 500.
News | Environment | localOPB | Sept. 4, 2015 4:35 p.m.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has formed an advisory committee to help finalize the Pacific Northwest Trail.
Environment | Technology | Fish & Wildlife | Forestry | Recreation | History | Land | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | June 17, 2015 9:30 p.m. | Ruch, Oregon
An Oregon conservation group is hoping to use a new technology to inspire more people to visit and protect public lands.
Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Forestry | Sports | Recreation | Land use | Land | Flora and Fauna | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | May 20, 2015 12:30 p.m. | Roseburg, Oregon
The Bureau of Land Management is updating the management plan for the former Oregon and California Railroad lands.
THURSDAY: The planned Salmonberry Corridor would trace 86 miles from Banks to Tillamook, often following railroad lines.
NW Life | Environment | Books | localOPB | June 4, 2014 midnight
Paul Gerald has released the fifth edition of his popular hiking guide 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Portland. We asked him to shares six special hikes to take this summer.