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The Dollar Lake Fire: Looking Back at the Fire Season


The fires this summer on the northface of Mt. Hood struck a dark chord for many of us who know and love the trails, basins and ridges of this rugged and least-accessible face of the mountain. Yet while we may feel great sadness imagining our favorite places scorched and blackened by the fires, it’s important to remember the vital role that fire plays in regenerating the woods. Read more…

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