Badger Creek

Hiker: Karyn Gibson Favorite Oregon Hike: Badger Creek Hiking Tips: Always carry more water and than you think you’ll need, and never forget sunscreen if there is even a chance of sun.


Toketee Falls

Hiker: Joshua Shannon Favorite Oregon Hike: Anywhere in the Gorge, Toketee Falls in Umpqua Forest Hiking Tips: Water, proper shoes and a camera.


McNeil Point

Hiker: Ronald Hope Favorite Oregon Hike: McNeil Point Social:@ronaldhopephoto


Tamanawas Falls

Hiker: Stacey Holeman Favorite Oregon Hike: Tamanawas Falls Hiking Tips: If you’re willing to scramble over rocks you can climb in behind the falls.


Tumalo Mountain

Hiker: Kevin Farron Favorite Oregon Hike: Tumalo Mountain Hiking Tips: Go early in the morning, start at first light and catch the sunrise at the top. Best part about it? In the summer, you can still be back to work in Bend by 9 a.m. Know anyone else who can climb a mountain before work? Social: @oradventurer


Sutton Mountain Wilderness

Hiker: Ray DeBaun  Favorite Oregon Hike: Sutton Mountain Wilderness study area Hiking Tips: Can be dry and hot with very little shade  


Wychus Creek Trail

Hiker: Valerie Saiki Favorite Oregon Hike: Wychus Creek Trail Hiking Tips: Always bring your dog(s) hiking on cool days! Look for hikes along river trails when it’s hot—the canopy helps keep the trail cool. Social: @valpsyche


Main Eagle Trail

Hiker: Kathleen Johnson Favorite Oregon Hike: Main Eagle Trail Hiking Tips: Snacks, water, comfy hiking shoes, and a camera (so beautiful!)