The Alvord Desert, Oregon: Surprise!

The Alvord Desert, Oregon: Surprise!

It was a surprise! The Alvord Desert, that is. We headed south after getting our fill of birdwatching in the Malheur, and that skinny little road took a looong u-turn around the foot of some mountains I somehow hadn’t noticed as I peered through my lens at all those birds doing their thing. ¬†They were still snow-covered and very bare of any trees. Kind of like giant

The Need to Be Outside!

The Need to Be Outside!

Well, I know I promised to bring you home to an Idaho Spring for this blog. But…on my way back from Joshua Tree, there’s so much more to explore! And my thirst to be outside has not been quenched. So I decided to take you to