Beautiful Union County offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation that are only limited by your imagination. Snow-capped mountains, vast forests, churning rivers, rocky cliffs, sage-covered hills, fertile farmlands, and friendly towns.
Ladd Marsh Wildlife Area and Nature Trails is one of the largest remaining wetlands in Northeast Oregon.The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has developed a 3,208 acre viewing and preservation area for birds and animals.Don’t forget your camera while traveling in the area. You’ll see resident and migrating wildlife of all sizes.Take exit 268 from I-84. The wildlife area is six miles south of La Grande off Foothill Road. BIRD WATCHERS WELCOME!!
Visit Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort, where high, dry powder skiing is at its finest. The resort offers full service winter activities, a restaurant, lounge and cross country, snowboard, lift and Snow-cat skiing.
Spout Springs Ski Resort located between Elgin and Weston on OR Highway 204 is under new management with new runs for snowboarders and snow shoers.
Golfers…check out Buffalo Peak Golf Course. Enjoy the dramatic landscape with views of the Grande Ronde Valley and surrounding Wallowa and Blue Mountain ranges while you play this championship 18 hole, par 72 course.