Walks: Forest

Walks that feature a forested area

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Azalea Park

“Gardening” for my husband and me consists of identifying a struggling plant, chopping it back to a nub, and letting it have its “do or die” moment.  We live in Oregon, where vegetation thrives, so this brute-force approach to plant care is usually successful. Fortunately… 

Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic...

A plaque at House Rock in Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, a 12-mile span of gorgeous southern Oregon coastal wonders, explains why a state park bears the name of this notable man (1874 to 1953): Samuel H. Boardman, first superintendent of Oregon State Parks,… 

Samuel H. Boardman Arch Rock Viewpoint

I find it curious that some offshore rock formations are given titles. Though Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor has many prominent sea-encircled boulders, a contributing factor to its reputation as especially splendid amongst an abundance of scenic Oregon coast destinations, the area map shows… 

Oswald West State Park

During his tenure as Oregon governor, Oswald West paved the way for perpetual public access to the state’s coastal beaches. In recognition of his efforts, Oswald West State Park was given his name. If you appreciate being able to visit any section of Oregon shoreline… 

Samuel H. Boardman Natural Bridges...

If time restrictions permitted only a single stop along the Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, my choice would be Natural Bridges Viewpoint. A forest walk amongst ferns and other lush undergrowth reaches a deck with exceptional views of the unique rock formations which give… 

Woahink Lake

If there was a vote for best central Oregon coast lake, I’d cast mine for Woahink Lake.  I’d even venture to say it’s among the top in the state, which is noteworthy for a state with abundant water bodies.  Part of Jessie M. Honeyman State…