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Address: La Grande, OR

A 26.6-mile trail passing through small towns and big lakes.

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Worth the drive!

Get off the interstate and see some breathtaking views! Lots of great wilderness to make your own adventure!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 November 2016
Luke T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Get off the interstate and see some breathtaking views! Lots of great wilderness to make your own adventure!

Thank Luke T
Youngstown, OH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Not expecting the level of scenery in this part of Oregon. Stunning to say the least. Great outdoor activities in the Joseph area both winter and summer. We were sure glad we made the trip on our way to Hell's Canyon. Don't miss it if you are in the area.

1 Thank DWathenYoungstown_OH
Irrigon, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

This part of Oregon is spectacular. Wallowa Lake has swimming, boating, fishing, jet skiing, all kinds of activities and go carts for kids, horseback trail rides, hiking, a gondola with a restaurant on top and hiking trails andmany shops with clothing and souvenirs. There are campgrounds to choose from as well as motels and a large variety of rental cabins... More 

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La Grande, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Great way to spend family time. Lots of activities such as hiking, horseback riding, miniature golf and the town of Joseph has wonderful gift shops and statues to observe. Camping area is great. Lodge is beautiful summer as well as winter with the fountain. Plan on spending a weekend in the cabins. Wonderful experience in the high mountains of eastern... More 

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Summerville, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Joseph, Oregon is nestled in the foothills of the Wallowa Mountains, some of the most spectacular glaciated mountains south of Canada. The wilderness is extraordinary. And Wallowa Lake is a gem set between two of the most perfect lateral moraines in the world.

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Nampa, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

We live in Nampa, Idaho and had always heard how beautiful Joseph, Oregon was, so we decided to take a road trip and it was AWESOME!! Left Nampa and headed to Vale, Oregon. It was un-sensational until we got to Unity, Oregon and we headed toward Sumpter. Beautiful country and forests. Pristine campgrounds N of Unity. Sumpter is an old... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is, indeed, worthy of the title 'American Alps.' The glacier carved granite mountains look just like you are standing in front of the Matterhorn, or the Eagles Nest of the European Alps. Incredibly beautiful, clean and no crowds! Well worth the trip to this NE corner of Oregon. Wait! Don't go! Once you see it you'll tell people, they'll... More 

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Port Clinton, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We have stopped here three times now in our travels and love the hiking and 4x4ing that is available in this area. We will continue to visit this area often in our RV travels.

1 Thank Bob R
Clarkston WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Our own Swiss Alps. The lake and wildlife are always beautiful! Be sure you take the tram up to see the TRUE beauty in the surroundings. For fun there are go carts and other fun activities in Wallowa. Keep your eyes open as there are deer everywhere who seem to not see you at all...

1 Thank GrandmaBecky
Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

The area of Wallowa Lake is spectacular, and the town of Joesph is a fun place to spend a day exploring. Take the tram to the top of Mt Howard and hike the trails for unbelievable views. Our travel blog has pictures to whet your appetite. www.2vegans2wheels.com

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