Marys Peak Summit Vandalized

Near PHILOMATH, Ore. — Vandalism at Mary’s Peak has forced the Siuslaw National Forest to close off the summit from traffic. Forest officials say someone broke through the gate at the top parking lot that goes to the communication center. The driver then drove through the meadow area, which is home to rare plant species. … Continue reading »

Summer Hotspots: Mary’s Peak

EUGENE, Ore. — The Stormtracker 9 WxPix gallery is full of great shots from around Oregon, but there’s one photo in particular that showcases a pretty spectacular view. It’s a spot you’ve probably driven past hundreds of times, not realizing what you’re passing. The sun fades below the horizon a touch earlier in this part … Continue reading »