Painted Hills

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photo by John Ramer

Region: Eastern Oregon

Name: Painted Hills

Wild Notes: In the canyons of Wheeler County lie the Painted Hills. Part of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, the hills reveal the many, colorful layers of the earth.  Wildflowers in the area include the John Day Chaenactis.

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