Lakes Running Dry on Holiday Weekend

LOST CREEK LAKE, Ore. – For Ryan Grizzell, it’s a beautiful day to train. Grizzell is an amateur paraglider, and right now is prime time to strap on the parachute and take to the skies. The problem, he says, is that his favorite stomping grounds at Lost Creek Lake are disappearing beneath him. “We have … Continue reading »

Boat Landings Open Early at Hyatt Lake

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Hyatt Lake boat landing is now open. The popular fishing spot, which normally opens mid-April to align with the start of the fishing season, was supposed to remain closed an extra month due to sequestration cuts. Thanks to funding from Jackson County and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, fishing … Continue reading »

Hyatt Lake Impacted By Budget Cuts

HYATT LAKE, Ore. — The federal sequestration is having an impact on a popular Southern Oregon recreation area. Hyatt Lake boat ramps and campsites will stay closed an extra month. Bureau of Land Management officials say typically Hyatt Lake is opened in the middle of April to match the beginning of fishing season, but this … Continue reading »