Stewart State Park to host camping event

Joseph Stewart State Park, located along the shores of Lost Creek Lake, will host an overnight guided camping excursion June 19-21 to help Oregonians try camping without first having to invest in the equipment and learn the ins and outs of sleeping under the stars.

Sponsored by Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, the "Let's Go Camping" program is being held at 19 state campgrounds throughout the summer, with Stewart State Park tapped for the Father's Day weekend.

For $30 per.....

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Crews clean blowdown at Howard Prairie

Crews clean blowdown at Howard Prairie

Contract crews are in the midst of removing nearly 100 downed or damaged trees from two Howard Prairie Lake campgrounds closed since high winds from a February storm pummeled the Dead Indian Plateau.

The heaviest damage came to Howard Prairie Lake Resort's South Loop Campground, which could open in another week for tent campers now that 86 downed or standing hazard trees are being removed.
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