Blog Archives

Men in a Burrow

Posted on by Clell G. Ballard / Comments Off on Men in a Burrow

Snowed-In With a Vengeance Story and Photos by Clell G. Ballard My late father, Claude Ballard, became postmaster in Fairfield, the seat of Camas County, in 1934. In our extremely small community, he knew everyone who received mail
READ MORE

This content is available for purchase. Please select from available options.
Register & Purchase  Purchase Only

Star Turn

Posted on by Ed Fischer / Comments Off on Star Turn

Watch Out for the Cops By Ed Fischer Two days after a sixteen-hour marathon climb of Wyoming’s Middle Teton in the summer of 2004, my buddy Aric and I were still too whipped to do any hiking, so
READ MORE

This content is available for purchase. Please select from available options.
Register & Purchase  Purchase Only

The Toughest 11er

Posted on by Tom Lopez / Comments Off on The Toughest 11er

They Call It True Grit By Tom Lopez “Rock!” The shout rang out from above. Click, click, clack, bang, and then the sound of a rock whizzing through the air was followed by silence. The softball-sized rock Daniel
READ MORE

This content is available for purchase. Please select from available options.
Register & Purchase  Purchase Only

A Polar Plunge

Posted on by Alice Schenk / Comments Off on A Polar Plunge

Our Annual “Great Adventure” Story and Photos by Alice Schenk On May 28, 2009, my husband Wayne and I packed a picnic lunch and hiked into Lake Cleveland before the road opened. Cleveland is an alpine lake in Cassia
READ MORE

This content is available for purchase. Please select from available options.
Register & Purchase  Purchase Only

Storm on the Salmon

Posted on by Ray Brooks / Comments Off on Storm on the Salmon

And Flood on the Snake By Ray Brooks After a winter of drought, the Salmon River was running unusually low in late June 1994. My wife Dorita and I had discussed doing a multi-day Fourth of July whitewater
READ MORE

This content is available for purchase. Please select from available options.
Register & Purchase  Purchase Only