Sage, Salt, and...what's in that Photo?

Mustang Diaries Archive on May 27, 2009, 14:10

Alvord Desert Salt Flats

The Herd Management Areas (HMAs) in Oregon are spread out over several miles throughout the southeastern part of the state. Rolling hills, high buttes and deep valleys, with nothing but sage brush and a few sparse juniper trees cover the landscape. From atop a high hill you can see the great nothingness of Harney County.

Darling was excited as we headed towards Foster Flat when she spotted the great salt flats of the Alvord Desert. Next trip, we'll head that direction.

A place Darling and I had always wanted to