I ran Cascade Lakes Relay for the 5th year in a row this weekend. It starts off right before sunrise at Diamond Lake Resort. Each year, I’m struck by the beauty of this place. The glassy waters, Mt. Bailey rising up out of the water and turning pink when the sun hits it, the deep green of the trees—it’s truly breathtaking: a perfect way to start the relay.
Here’s a taste of what this Oregon area has to offer.