Ghost Grades of the Deschutes

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Deschutes River Boater's Guide - river maps with detailed notes.

Deschutes river rafting

BLM Prineville office


Alpacka pack rafts

Velodirt fat-bike-rafting 101

Deschutes River canoe trip and Brad Bassi's log of river adventures.

GlowBoy 90-mile cyclocroSS road adventure

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Fort Dalles Museum, The Dalles, OR - Artifacts housed in the old surgeon's quarters, plus antique vehicles.

Sherman County Historical Museum, Moro, OR - An excellent museum of history and the self-sufficient life out on the big farms.

Presby Museum, Goldendale, WA - Artifacts displayed in the Presby mansion, with a steam tractor outside.

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, The Dalles, OR - On the river west of The Dalles, combining a museum on the Gorge with the Wasco County Museum, it can be reached from The Dalles by several miles of riverfront bike path. Excellent bookstore.

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Old Columbia River Highway - a classic road with significant non-motorized sections. Take 30 west out of The Dalles or from the Discovery Center and you're on it.

Pelton Park, Portland General Electric

Deschutes State Park

John Stevens, Great Northern Railway

James J. Hill

Edward H. Harriman

Amtrak's Empire Builder

Madras Pioneer newspaper Seattle fisherman