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by Jeanine Moy, Outreach Director, Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center One of the Rogue Valley’s best features is its position between volcanic Cascade peaks, giant Redwood forests, wild rivers, the rugged Siskiyou mountains, remote coastlines, and high desert; a sampling of landscapes and ecosystems that creates a rich palette of overnight backpacking

  Snow-topped peaks and green valleys provide excellent eye-candy this time of year. Hikers (and painters and photographers) seeking a vantage point will be rewarded for their efforts. Southern Oregon offers plenty of spots for wide expansive views at the end of a good hike. Local go-tos include the ever