The Misery Ridge Trail At Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park Is Hard, But The Views Are Amazing
Smith Rock State Park is one of central Oregon’s most amazing places. 30 million-year-old rock spires and cliffs draw rock climbers from all over the world, and the views in this 650-acre park are unbeatable. For one of the best views, take the strenuous Misery Ridge Trail. It’s a tough slog…but well worth it!
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Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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