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Oregon Cascades Recreation Web Exhibit

Alexander Kingsbery views the Middle Sister (left) and North Sister at sunrise from atop the South Sister in the Three Sisters area of the Cascades. All three peaks rise above 10,000 feet. (Alexander Kingsbery via Pacific Crest Trail Association)

Alexander Kingsbery views the Middle Sister (left) and North Sister at sunrise from atop the South Sister in the Three Sisters area of the Cascades. All three peaks rise above 10,000 feet. (Alexander Kingsbery via Pacific Crest Trail Association)

 

Mountains of Delight: Recreation in the Cascades since 1900

 

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About the exhibit

This exhibit uses photos, artwork and memorabilia to highlight the history of recreation in the Oregon Cascade Mountains since 1900. The fashions and equipment may have evolved over time, but the interest in Cascades recreation has remained the same.

 

Exhibit Introduction—learn about the history of recreation in the Cascades.

 

 

Choose an image or use the next option to randomly page through the exhibit.

 

Barlow Road covered wagon

Bear feeding

Belly skiing at Crater Lake

Clear Lake canoeing

Crater Lake gazing

Crater Lake range talk

Crater Lake skiers

Dee Wright Observatory

Diamond Lake camping

Diamond Lake fishing

First all women's Mt. Hood climb

Fly fishing

Girl hugging filly

Horse-packing girl and mare

Illumination Rock

Inner tubing on snow

Jeff Lokting skiing at 10,000 feet

Joe Leuthold mountain climbing

Lake Harriet canoeing

Lake of the Woods

Lindbergh airplane over Crater Lake

Mahre Brothers skiing

Mazamas climbing party

 

Mazamas hiking poster

McKenzie Pass sunset

Mt. Hood crevass

Murray Family trek narrative

Pacific Crest Trail guide

Pacific Crest Trail horse-packing

Rosary Lakes

Snowboarding

Snowmobiling

Snowshoeing

Sparks Lake kayakers

Tamolitch Falls fishing

Timberline Lodge decorative woodcut

Timberline Lodge fireplace drawing

Timberline Lodge letterhead

Timberline Lodge opening cartoon

Timberline Lodge skier drawing

Timberline Lodge ski rescue drawing

Timberline Lodge watercolor painting

Trail cooking

Vintage snow machine

Waterskiing on Big Lake