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The Diverse Biomes of the Pacific Northwest, USA

Traveling from coast to coast in the beautiful state of Oregon in the Northwestern U.S.

by jamieAtlasGuru Contributor

North AmericaUnited States10 days / June 2021

Highs & Lows

Sunsets & snowfall

Smoke from the fires obscuring the stars in the desert

Itinerary Overview

  • 2 Nights: Alvord Desert
    The awesome desert
  • 3 Nights: Olympic National Park Visitor Center
    Hiking and tubing in the snow
  • 5 Nights: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
    Beautiful forests & vistas

Q & A

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    Try as many hikes as you can!

  • Packing tips?

    Layers for the summits!

  • Any surprises?

    We tried to hike Dog Mountain, but it would have required us to take a transport bus from miles away due to the full parking lot. Instead, we did Coyote Wall.