Friendly people, world-class art, fresh air, clean water, deep-blue skies and a million stars at night. Come... let your soul sing! * Use the arrows above to see more of this beautiful area. Scroll down for more.
Land of Winding Waters
The Little Switzerland of America... God's Country... Tamkaliks (Nez Perce for 'A place that makes you stand up and notice'). You won't forget this place, however you choose to call it.
The astonishing scale of the land is revealed from major lookouts in the area: Hat Point (pictured), is one of several that can be found while exploring the area. Explore Canyon Views
Hike, bike, run, ski, swim, fish, hunt, nature watch and explore the many miles of unparallelled beauty and nature in Oregon's wildest region. Read More
Wallowa Lake Magic
With its crystal-clear water, cradling mountains and abundant and often tame wildlife , Wallowa Lake is pure enchantment: FOR-REAL!
Take a self-guided journey into the area's history, wildlife and culture through our monumental bronze 'Art Walk' along Main Street.
Even Vincent van Gogh would find our skies irresistible.
The rich Native American history of the area tells a story of hope and sorrow.
Joseph in the winter gives real meaning to 'Peace on Earth'
Deep canyons, vast grasslands, mountain ridges and thick forests aren't just for photographers- Hikers, bikers and horseman find 'Living in a Postcard' a wonderful experience too.