Shooting Journal: Oregon

October 8, 2010

Two days of exploring the Oregon Coast were far too few. For one thing, giving us some sympathy with the Corps of Discovery, we found the Pacific Ocean more difficult to locate than we anticipated.

October 6, 2010

This lively Northwest U.S. city has a really fortunate location. Immediately to the east is the stunning Columbia River Gorge and Mt. Hood. To the north are Mt. St. Helen's and Mt. Adams, while the coast is a 90 minute drive west.

September 19, 2010

Weather along the Columbia River Gorge corridor can vary quickly and dramatically. Driving east from Portland, Oregon toward Hood River, we encountered low, dark rainclouds, mist on the wooded hills, and blue skies with fluffy white cotton ball clouds.