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Exploring the Elkhorn Mountains

  • TRIP REPORT: Exploring the Elkhorn Mountains by Tabitha Gregory (Winter 2020 Kinnikinnick)


    The Elkhorn Mountains lie just across Washington’s border in northeast Oregon. The range is a subset of the greater Blue Mountains and neighbor to the Wallowa Mountains. My husband and I journeyed to the region for the first time on a four-day road trip in late July. Our primary objective was to summit Rock Creek Butte (9,106&rsquo, the Blue Mountain’s highest point, but we also planned to day hike...

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