Recreation

Making Memories in Taxidermy

Taxidermy makes visible reminders of what every hunter holds dear. Crafting unique animal displays is a hallmark of Dr. Dwight Curtis’s work.

March is Whale Watching Time

Oregon’s peak spring whale watching time for gray whale migration is March 21-29, when thousands of whales swim by with their young.

It’s Time for Winter Owling!

When the long, dark nights of winter arrive, it is the perfect time for kids and their grandparents to go owling.

Mountain Memories: Oregon’s Eagle Cap Wilderness

We hunted the Minam River canyon in the Eagle Cap every October, never failing to find elk. Ten years later there’s a healthy ecosystem, a gin-clear river, yet a horribly maintained trail system.

Time to Catch Bucket-List Fish!

By HOLLY ENDERSBY — Ready for your bucket-list fish? If latching onto a 10-foot, 400-pound sturgeon is your idea of fun, head to Hells Canyon on the Snake River.

Tag-Team Antler Hunting

While April is prime time for elk antler hunting, late winter can be a good time to look for whitetail and mule deer sheds as well.