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Weatherby Rest Area

Posted on: October 10th, 2012 by Annie Von Domitz in Oregon Trail Interpretive Sites | 4 Comments

On I-84 at mile post 336. The Burnt River canyon was a significant obstacle to Oregon Trail emigrants—it often took five or six days to negotiate the steep and dangerous ascent out of the canyon. Exhibits explain the canyon’s name and importance.

Oregon Department of Transportation.