Carolyn Devine

I moved to Portland in 1997. At that time, the Eagle Creek parking lot would fill summer weekends only; and even then it was remarkable. I thought there’d be no troubles...

(Woofer is how outdoor professionals refer to a Wilderness First Responder, or WFR) It’s been 10 days of approximately 30 scenarios (including one multi-hour rescue at night); lectures on trauma, human...

Fall permeates Southwest Portland Terwilliger’s Totem. Hints of Germany tucked away in Multnomah Village. Nasturtium (native to Peru) petals tickle pollinators while they reach for deep-set nectar. Fleeting sun and blue...

We were on the last half of a long hike when we came across this sign (kindly note the people running in both directions) which reads: “There is a risk of...