Suggested Citation: Kerr, Andy. 2000. Oregon Desert Guide: 70 Hikes. Seattle: The Mountaineers Books. p 18.
For you, most likely, the Oregon Desert is a long way from home. When you are in the desert, it is often a long way between settlements and help if you need it. Knowing both where you are going and how to get along while you are there can make the difference between an enjoyable and memorable experience and a horrible and unforgettable one.