Amenities: Efforts will be made to provide formal bathroom stops every two hours.
Rest Stops: We should have many short stops between locations.
Exposure: Mostly full sun exposure, but at this time of year, sun will be low angle and low intensity.
Distance: The trip will feature many short walks, most of less than one mile, with a few of up to 2 miles.
Elevation Changes: Mostly flat
Trail Tread and Width: Largely paved trails, but also some gravel footpaths.
Public transit: none
Join Brodie Cass Talbott to explore the landscapes, history, and environmental impacts of the dams that define the Pacific Northwest, as well as the rich mosaic of National Wildlife Refuges that were established to mitigate those impacts.Register
- Trip Leader: Brodie Cass Talbott
- Fee: $375 members / $500 non-members
- When: November 11-13, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Group size: Limited to 12 participants
- What is included: The services of your experienced Portland Audubon leader.
- Not included: Transportation, meals and lodging
Participants will drive themselves and be responsible for their own accommodations and food. The trip leader will provide more details closer to the trip, including suggested hotels.
Brodie Cass Talbott
Brodie works as an educator with Portland Audubon. After many years of wildland firefighting and leading river tours, he spent six years living and teaching across Asia, where his interest in birds became his passion. He has birded across five continents, and uses his experience in education and ecotourism to share his love of the outdoors with people from all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, with an eye towards increasing access to wild spaces for people from diverse communities.