Upon arriving in northeast Oregon, conservationist Brian Kelly was given two job offers; cook or sheep herder. He took the obvious choice and spent the next year shepherding a herd of sheep through the landscapes surrounding Hells Canyon.

The family has long argued that the government was willing to bend the rules to put the family away—now a judge seems to be listening

This fall, we've partnered with Portland, Oregon's Pickathon Music Festival to showcase some of the year's best new music.

The fight over Utah's Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments is just getting started

He was the alpha male of the first pack to live in Oregon since 1947. For years, a state biologist tracked him, collared him, counted his pups, weighed him, photographed him, and protected him. But then the animal known as OR4 broke one too many rules.

From filmmaker Trip Jennings, Eagle Creek Burn Fly follows Oregon State University Forest Specialists John Bailey and Lisa Ellsworth as they explore the intricacies of this fire.

Oakridge has relied heavily on its large swaths of logging terrain, but a recent surge in mountain biking has proven the benefit of cutting trails rather than cutting entire forests.

Who knew state parks were this good?

There are 137 large wildfires raging across 7.8 million acres in what might be the worst fire season ever

Wildfires have burned more than a million acres in the northern Rockies—and it could get even worse

An artistic tribute to one of our National Parks.

Though he's a married man, Landon Mace finds that theres only one thing on his mind, trout.

Desert & Glass is a timelapse from eastern Oregon's high desert. The film demonstrates that though it lacks the huge cacti and large rock spires of the southwest, it more than makes up for in sheer vastness.

How does a town go from logging and livestock to bits and bytes? Tiny Prineville, Oregon, is finding out as huge data centers from Apple and Facebook transform the timber town into a recreational hub of mountain bikers and craft brewers.

These summer cabins can help you have one of the best weekends of your summer

The Renovo Fat-Ash is as fast as it is beautiful

From filmmaker Taylor Gray, Clearly Coastal is a drone journey along the coast of Oregon.

Because the best brewers know: good beer starts at the source

America will soon be treated to its first total solar eclipse in decades. Here's where to see it.

Here are some innovative ideas towns and cities across the country have adopted to make the world a better place, one mile of singletrack at a time

Make the most of summer with these 48-hour ­adventures, from surfing in Texas to tasting your way through Oregon’s wine country

Our gear writer has a love affair with this vessel—and if you think it's just about the beer, you'd be dead wrong

The Oxx CoffeeBoxx is insanely durable, but we weren't wowed by its coffee

Maybe you don't want to live in a 200-square-foot house full-time, but you wouldn't mind vacationing in one

Filmmaker Mike Olbinski spent weeks traveling in an RV in Oregon to capture the images for this film 'Mist and Water'.

Photographer and filmmaker Jay Worsley knows it's hard to find undiscovered places in this world yet that hasn't stopped him from trying.

Gary Rall opened a rock gym 29 years ago. Then he helped invent indoor climbing.

Mike Dalton and his now-fiancé Emily made a pact in their relationship; travel somewhere new every year. On this trip to Portland, Oregon Dalton had a surprise in store; an engagement ring.

Trail crews have carved out hundreds of new miles for hikers, runners, and riders from New York to California. It's time to freshen up your route.

Obama was supposed to safeguard Oregon’s Owyhee Canyonlands with a National Monument designation, but when that didn’t happen, its supporters were left wondering. What’s next?

When Jay Worsley got his brand new DJI Inspire Pro, he knew he had to test its limits. So he booked a ticket to Oregon and drove the coast in search of ocean landscapes.

As any backcountry skier knows, your dog will cover about three times as much vertical as you.

Filmmaker Octave Zangs was deeply troubled political developments threatening Oregon's public lands. He decided to highlight it's value in making this film Our Land.

For the past two decades, the website LetsRun.com has straddled the lines between gossip, investigative reporting, and hardcore training advice, angering Nike, USA Track and Field, and traditional media in the process. Charles Bethea joined them at the 2016 Olympic Trials in Eugene, Oregon, to figure out how they’ve managed to become the most important, and controversial, outlet in competitive running.

Enter the wild mustangs. For more than a decade, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has worked with inmates in the Nevada Department of Corrections to train these horses for adoption. This spring, managers of Hells Canyon and Eagle Cap Wilderness areas approached the BLM about using the mustangs on their trail crew. (The Wild Horse and Burro Act allows for exchange of horses between federal agencies.) Last spring, 11 mustangs joined the Eagle Cap Ranger District herd.

Delve Action and Louie Wray set up the world's longest human-anchored highline.

The fact that a jury found the Bundy brothers not guilty is baffling, and could embolden other anti-government extremists who think the federal government shouldn't own land

People are drawing closer to nature with every visit. Nature's Lament from photographer Aaron Keigher, asks the question "What will be nature's lament?"

The final holdout at the Malheur Wildlife Refuge occupation earlier this year wasn't a dyed-in-the-wool rancher or hardened militiaman. He was a young, half-Japanese kid from the Midwest who had no affiliation with the Bundy brothers or the Patriot movement. This is why David Fry drove across the country to join a group of extremists he'd never met.

In our ongoing Weekly Escape series, we aim to transport you from your desk to an incredible place in 2 minutes or less.

How to build a huge fire while staying on the right side of the law

For the folks at Base Camp Brewing, the 'Location Series' is a way to revisit the natural places that inspire their beer.

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