• Week 30: We return to Summer Lake

    10 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Imagine waking up to the call of thousands of ducks, geese, and every kind of marsh bird you can imagine. That is exactly where Week 30 in our Little Big Year adventure found us. Right, smack dad in the middle of Summer Lake Wildlife Refuge. Our 5th wheel and truck are parked in just about as close to the middle of this central Oregon refuge as possible. Not another person for miles, and a pair of friendly, well, almost, Great Horned Owls living in the tree right above us. The refuge has set up a half a dozen “Primitive Camping Sites within the boundaries of the area. That means you have...
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