Washington Oregon & the Pacific Northwest - Eastern Oregon (PDF Chapter)
This is the Eastern Oregon chapter from Lonely Planet’s Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest guidebook.
Eastern Oregon is sure to amaze. Among its extensive farmlands and desert plateaus are stunning attractions: the gorgeous snowy peaks of the Wallowa Mountains; Hells Canyon, which dips deeper than the Grand Canyon; the John Day Fossil Beds.
- find scenic heaven at North America’s deepest river gorge, Hells Canyon
- trek in ‘America’s Little Switzerland,’ Eagle Cap Wilderness, with or without a llama to help
- ooh and aah at the fantastic colors of John Day Fossil Beds Painted Hills Unit
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Pendleton, La Grande, Wallowa Mountains, Halfway, Baker City, John Day, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Ontario, Burns, Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, Lakeview, Steens Mountain and Alvord Desert.