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Steens Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-573-4400 Email: BLM_OR_BU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 8.48 miles

The Steens Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 170,025 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2000 the Steens Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitud...

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Steens Mountain National Park

12 Activites Phone: (541)-573-4400 Email: BLM_OR_BU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 14.72 miles

Rising 9,700 feet above sea level, Steens Mountain is the highest peak in the northern Great Basin desert. The East Rim Overlook provides a stunning view of this rugged country. The 66-mile Steens Mountain Loop Road offers visitors a chance to see bighorn sheep, as well as prairie falcons, American Kestrels, and other birds of prey.

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Diamond Craters Recreation Management Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-573-4400 Email: BLM_OR_BU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 24.85 miles

This is a fascinating area that contains hundreds of pristine volcanic features. Geologists maintain that the area has some of the best and most diverse examples of basaltic volcanism in the United States. Features include blast craters, small calderas, unusual lava flow formations, a water-filled crater (maar), and unusual plant communities.

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Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (503)-623-2749 Email: Kenneth_Niethammer@fws.gov Distance: 39.39 miles

Oregon's Willamette Valley was once a rich mix of wildlife habitats. Valley wetlands were once extensive, with meandering stream channels and vast seasonal marshes. Today, the valley is a mix of farmland and growing cities, with few areas remaining for wildlife. The 2,492 acre Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge was created to provide vital wintering habitat for dusky Canada geese. Unlike ...

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Owyhee Wild & Scenic River National Park

14 Activites Phone: (541)-473-3144 Email: BLM_OR_VL_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 53.66 miles

This wild river corridor flows through southeastern Oregon from the Idaho/Oregon state line to Owyhee Reservoir. (It excludes the Rome Valley, which is a ranching and agricultural area.) Explore this National Wild and Scenic River by floating some of its 120 miles through rugged, spectacular canyonlands and ash flows. The river was included in the National Wild and Scenic River System in 1984 beca...

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Warner Wetlands National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-947-2177 Email: BLM_OR_LV_Mailbox@blm.gov Distance: 62.41 miles

Scattered reservoirs offergood to excellent trout fishing in a landscape that at first seems alien to that experience. It is the place where antelope and wildhorses roam, as well as offering respite to millions of migratory birds at the Warner Wetlands. The resource area provides apublic collecting area for the Oregon State gemstone, the sunstone, and the largest inland sand dune system in the nor...

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Warm Springs Reservoir National Park

5 Activites Phone: (208)-334-1460 Email: pninfo@usbr.gov Distance: 65.25 miles

Warm Springs Dam and Reservoir (Vale Project) are on the Middle Fork of the Malheur River about 13 miles southwest of Juntura, Oregon. The 4,600 surface acre reservoir lies against the tall, steep hills on the eastern side of a broad valley. Migrating waterfowl use the reservoir, and it is part of the winter range for mule deer. The area is not heavily used, due in part to the sparse vegetation...

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Highway Well Rest Area National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-947-2177 Email: BLM_OR_LV_Mailbox@blm.gov Distance: 69.84 miles

Lake Abert is the third-largest saline body of water in North America. Brine shrimp in the lake provide the food supply for a number of bird species.

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Pine Forest Recreation Area National Park

9 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 72.66 miles

The Pine Forest Range, in northern Nevada's arid Great Basin, is a rare and exceptional area of abundant streams and clear, cold subalpine lakes. Nestled in a cirque and fed by snowmelt and springs, these lakes are not only visually stunning but also possess an excellent trout fishery. The lakes are surrounded by a rare remnant population of white bark and limber pines; stands of quaking aspen a...

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Wickiup Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (541)-383-5300 Distance: 73.00 miles

The Wickiup Dam and Reservoir are features of the Deschutes Project. Recreation on this 11,200-acre reservoir is located in the Cascade Mountains about 40 miles southwest of Bend. Fish species include kokanee, coho salmon, rainbow trout, mountain whitefish, and trophy-size brown trout. Fishing season runs from late April through October. Reservoir acre feet and total reservoir capacity and c...

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North Fork Owyhee Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: BLM_ID_OwyheeOffice@blm.gov Distance: 85.75 miles

The North Fork Owyhee Wilderness now contains a total of 43,413 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 2009 the North Fork Owyhee Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solit...

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Lahontan Cutthroat Natural Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1503 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 85.91 miles

The Lahontan Cutthroat Tout Natural Area Instant Study Area (12,316 acres) straddles the north end of the Black Rock Range. It is an outstandingly beautiful area with its running water, large stands of quaking aspen, willow and mahogany trees, lush meadows, colorful rock formations and good populations of wildlife. The northern extremities of the Black Rock Desert lie to the east and west. Elevati...

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Beulah Reservoir National Park

4 Activites Phone: (541)-473-2969 Distance: 87.33 miles

Beulah Reservoir is nestled in Agency Valley on the North Fork of the Malheur River in Oregon, almost filling the small triangular valley. There are campgrounds and facilities for launching and mooring boats at the reservoir. A wide variety of migrating waterfowl use the reservoir, with heavy use by Canada geese. Mule deer and elk are also present in the area. The reservoir is 1,900 acres with...

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Owyhee Uplands Backcountry Byway National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-896-5912 Email: id_owyhee_fo@blm.gov Distance: 90.72 miles

The 103-mile Owyhee Uplands Back Country Byway offers high desert scenery at its finest. From expanses of sagebrush and grasslands to sheer, red-walled river canyons, the Byway provides an opportunity to visit a vast, little-known, and unchanged corner of the American West.

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North Black Rock Range Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 90.95 miles

North Black Rock Range Wilderness (30,648 acres) contains several scenic and interesting land forms. A large escarpment with volcanic tuffs and varied colors bisects the western portion of the wilderness which overlooks the massive landslide which formed Summit Lake. Spectacular views of the lake can be seen from this escarpment, and in the fall there are dramatic splashes of fall colors that can ...

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Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-941-0200 Email: Brian_Day@fws.gov Distance: 93.53 miles

The Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge protects more than half a million acres of high desert habitat for large wintering herds of pronghorn antelope, scattered bands of bighorn sheep, and a rich assortment of other wildlife. The landscape is vast, rugged, and punctuated with waterfalls, narrow gorges, and lush springs among rolling hills and expansive tablelands of sagebrush and mountain mahogany. ...

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Hart Mountain National Antelope Range Park

7 Activites Phone: (541)-947-2731 Email: Kelly_Hogan@fws.gov Distance: 93.53 miles

Hart Mountain National Antelope Refuge derives its name from the massive fault block ridge that ascends abruptly nearly three quarters of a mile above the Warner Valley floor in a series of rugged cliffs, steep slopes, and knife-like ridges. The east side of the mountain is less precipitous, descending in a series of rolling hills and low ridges to the sagebrush-grasslands typical of southeastern ...

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Lakeview National Park

12 Activites Phone: (541)-947-2177 Email: BLM_OR_LV_Mailbox@blm.gov Distance: 93.99 miles

The Lakeview District offers a variety of recreation opportunities. The landscapes across the four million plus acres of publicland include forested mountains and vast reaches of high elevation desert. Dispersed recreation activities associated withhunting, fishing, off highway vehicle operation, as well as wildlife viewing and sight seeing represent the preponderance of visitoractivities. Gerber ...

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North Jackson Mountains Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 94.64 miles

The North Jackson Mountains Wilderness (covering 23,437 acres) consists mainly of a juniper, and sage brush covered environment with rock formations and cliffs of various sizes. Elevations in the Wilderness range from 4,000 feet to the high point of Parrot Peak at 8,400 feet. Deep rugged canyons are laden with aspen, willow and cottonwood groves and a diverse community of riparian vegetation inclu...

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Owyhee Reservoir Boat Ramp National Park

8 Activites Phone: (800)-551-6949 Email: Park.Info@state.or.us Distance: 94.84 miles

The Owyhee Project lies west of the Snake River in Malheur County, Oregon, and Owyhee County, Idaho. The key feature is the Owyhee Dam, on the Owyhee River about 11 miles southwest of Adrian, Oregon. The dam is a concrete, thick-arch structure which was designed to carry about three-fourths of the water load by arch action, and the remainder by gravity action. The dam rises 417 feet above found...

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Malheur National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: malheur_public_information@fs.fed.us Distance: 95.52 miles

The 1.7 million acre Malheur National Forest located in the Blue Mountains of Eastern Oregon. Diverse and beautiful scenery of the forest includes hidden gems of alpine lakes and meadows. Elevations vary from about 4000 feet (1200 meters) to the 9038 foot (2754 meters) top of Strawberry Mountain.2013 Recreation Accomplishment Report: Learn more about how your recreation fees were used in 2013 to b...

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East Fork High Rock Canyon Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 96.05 miles

The East Fork High Rock Canyon Wilderness (52,618 acres) consists of a large area of broad volcanic uplands dissected by the deeply cut drainages of High Rock and the East Fork of High Rock Canyons (also known as Pole Canyon). The many cliffs and rock formations support a wide range of wildlife habitats including a nesting raptor population of golden eagles, prairie falcons, hawks and owls. The ca...

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Central Oregon National Park

19 Activites Email: Mailroom_R6_Central_Oregon@fs.fed.us Distance: 97.71 miles

The Deschutes and Ochoco National Forests are a recreation haven. There are 2.5 million acres of forest area including eight wilderness areas, Wild and Scenic Rivers, 157 lakes and reservoirs, and approximately 1,600 miles of trails. Special areas also include the Lava Lands Visitor Center and the unique landscape of Newberry National Volcanic Monument. Explore snowcapped mountains or splash throu...

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Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 98.16 miles

The Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 32,020 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nevada. In 1989 the Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for s...

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High Rock Canyon Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (775)-623-1500 Email: wfoweb@blm.gov Distance: 101.03 miles

High Rock Canyon Wilderness (46,465 acres) remains largely unaltered from the days when John C. Fremont first mapped the canyon and subsequent emigrant wagon trains followed the route through High Rock Canyon on the Applegate-Lassen Trail. During the peak year of 1849 more than 10,000 wagons passed through the canyon. Outstanding scenic vistas occur from a multitude of locations within the area. ...

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