Minaretto di Consonno - From Roof of the building, Italy
Approximately halfway up the west coast of the United States lies the rugged and beautiful state of Oregon. From the gorgeous Columbia River Gorge to the stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, Oregon is an outdoor enthusiast’s playground. One of the most beautiful spots in this spectacular state is Smith Rock State Park. Located just east of the city of Redmond along the Crooked River, Smith Rock State Park is a place of unparalleled grandeur. Towering cliffs, endless hiking trails, and miles and miles of breathtaking vistas make this state park a must-see destination. Bring your Camera to enjoy the views of Monkey Face, Misery Ridge Trail and the surrounding rock formations. Spend time exploring the wilderness on some of the best rock climbing routes in the world, or if you don’t prefer heights, crash on the ground for a picnic lunch and get your fill of the stunning views. Don’t forget to break off a few flowery souvenirs from Smith Rock’s sprawling desert-like scenes.