Monthly Archives: February 2016

Boulder Creek Wilderness (Oregon) 22-Feb-16

Pine Bench Boulder Creek Wilderness Oregon

As part of our continuing project to hike (even just a little) in all of Oregon’s 47 wilderness areas (less the two that are aquatic), we took a drive north to the Boulder Creek Wilderness on the North Fork of the Umpqua River. It’s one of the few official wilderness areas that’s snow-free in winter. It’s about a 2.5 hour drive for us but we did get to see Mount Thielsen with a full snow cover on our way to the trailhead. Continue reading