Photo by Catherine Jasper / for The Bulletin The calm surface of Lucky Lake on a windless day reveals rocks, logs and more.
Album ID: 1951929
Hike Paulina Creek for sights, swimming holes
David Jasper / The Bulletin Kaloo takes in the stellar sights and smells along Paulina Creek, including this scenic waterfall.
Album ID: 1945925
Hiking season starts early
Mark Morical / The Bulletin Waterfalls surge along the Green Lakes Trail.
Album ID: 1940281
Hike up, ?ride down: Spring at Mount Bachelor
Andy Tullis / The Bulletin Mike Casey, of Redmond, hikes up Mount Bachelor on his way to the summit Friday.
Album ID: 1937892
Spot wildlife (or not) on Upper Deschutes
David Jasper / The Bulletin Mount Bachelor looms large over homes along this bend in the Deschutes River.
Album ID: 1930466
Going green at Silver Falls State Park
David Jasper / The Bulletin Lower South Falls spills 93 feet to the pool below.
Album ID: 1922461
Heading east to The Badlands
David Jasper / The Bulletin On a clear day, views from a perch atop Flatiron Rock in Oregon Badlands Wilderness are impeccable.
Album ID: 1907953
A cold, gray winter walk in the woods
David Jasper / The Bulletin A gnarled limb serves as a portion of fence post near Ryan Ranch meadow.
Album ID: 1900051
A blustery hike on a Badlands beauty
David Jasper / The Bulletin Dry River Canyon Trail takes visitors through an ancient river bed east of Bend. No swimming required.
Album ID: 1874221
What?s a Fuzztail?
David Jasper / The Bulletin In this image looking to the northwest, the nearly treeless flank of Bessie Butte is visible, with Black Butte rising behind it. These and a lot of other Central Oregon prominences can be seen from Fuzztail Butte, located southeast of Bend in the Swamp Wells area.