One of several Malheur Basin subspecies of Redband Trout. These trout, like the Blitzen Redband Trout, can grow quite large. There are many historical references to the large trout that locals have caught in the Donner und Blitzen Sub-Basins.
May 15, 2013 by clkortum John C. Fremont, an early Oregon explorer, first looked down on Summer Lake from a nearby ridge called Winter Ridge. He is credited with naming both the lake and the ridge. It is the springs … Continued