Overcoming Dry Creek – Part 1 (or Turns Out… You Don’t Know Everything)
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Overcoming Dry Creek – Part 1 (or Turns Out… You Don’t Know Everything)

There’s a watershed that runs through Oregon House (where I grew up) known as the Dry Creek complex. It flows through Thousand Trails, Collins Lake, blah, blah, blah… When I was in college, a family friend mentioned an “easy” route one could take by floating on an inner tube late in the season (when water … Continue reading

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Hurtling Toward Greatness (At Least In Oregon House)

Another expedition into the Wilds… For literally decades I have wondered about the course of the unnamed tributary (pictured below) in Oregon House, California. Recently, on a trip to Oregon House with Brandon and Amanda, I made an offhand comment about my desire to explore this watershed and, although it was late in the day, … Continue reading