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Grey Rock Trail – Ahtanum State Forest

Grey Rock Trail – Ahtanum State Forest

We recently visited our favorite outdoor destination in Yakima County, the Ahtanum State Forest.  This time the destination was the first of the Grey Rock Trail, starting at Treephones Campground.  The trail heads over Whites Ridge, down to the North Fork (8 miles) then onto Louei Way Gap for a total of 23 miles.  Our journey took us 4 hours and was just to the top of the ridge and back.  Along the way we found many flowering plants, great …

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What we are up against

What we are up against

In a recent article by the Seattle Times titled “Off-roading turned meadow into mud hole” it was reported that 6 individuals have been charged with malicious mischief for the destruction of a natural meadow near Wenatchee, Wa.
WENATCHEE — One night of destructive fun has altered the course of nature in a peaceful meadow south of the city and left six off-road truck drivers mired in legal trouble.
It reports that underground springs were opened and irrigation piping that feeds many of …

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DNR to hold Safety Summit for Off-Road Riders

DNR to hold Safety Summit for Off-Road Riders

DNR will be hosting a safety summit and a trail clean up.
Follow this link for more information DNR to Hold Safety Summit for Off-Road Riders
March 15th event at Straddleline ORV Park will feature free equipment inspections, safety tips, and classes
OLYMPIA – With warmer weather and longer hours of sunlight just around the corner, the State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will present an ORV Safety Summit. The free event will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 15, …

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