An Island within an Island

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Oak Island is an island within Sturgeon Lake. Sturgeon Lake is a lake within Sauvie Island, the largest island along the Columbia River and one of the largest river islands in the nation.

On a hazy day, we hiked around Oak Island.

My Favorite Model

Amazingly enough, we were the only ones at the trailhead.

We enjoyed seeing several blacktail deer, and a few small birds.

The wildflowers had pretty much all bloomed out.

Always a nice place to visit.

Blacktail Doe



Wapato growing along Sturgeon Lake

Sturgeon Lake in distance

Blackberry (leaves picking up their autumn colors)



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