U.S. Representative Greg Walden Meets with Forest Service and Public

The U.S. Forest Service-Deschutes National Forest and U.S. Forest Service – Willamette National Forest are considering a plan to limit access to five different wilderness areas in the Central Cascades as concerns grow about the impact of a spike in tourists during the last decade.

As Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan reports, Representative Greg Walden paid a visit to the Cascade Lakes Welcome Station on Tuesday to get an update on the Forest Service’s proposal.

The Great Outdoors: East Lake Resort

Forty-five miles southeast of Bend, there’s a resort that’s been welcoming visitors for more than a century, and it offers a remote place to experience one of Central Oregon’s most scenic regions. In this week’s Great Outdoors, sponsored by Camp Abbot Trading Company in Sunriver, Brian Jennings takes us to the East Lake Resort.