You’ll Want To Visit This Remote Observatory In Oregon Made Of Lava Rock

There are so many ways to witness Oregon’s beauty: take a hike through the forest, walk along a coastal beach, drive on a scenic highway. You can even stay in the comfort of your own home and look at beautiful photos taken by local photographers in our Oregon Nature Lovers Group. Here’s a unique way to view some of the Beaver State’s stunning peaks: the Dee Wright Observatory in Deschutes County.

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Learn more about the Dee Wright Observatory on the U.S. Forest Service’s website. Have you visited this unique spot? If so, tell our readers what you thought about it and give them any tips we may have missed!