A Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship​ at the 2022 Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion

2022 NEZ PERCE ENCAMPMENT A Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship With temperatures close to 100 degrees, Nez Perce tribal members and visitors gathered in Joseph east of the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena to share the Nez Perce’s culture and traditions during the last day of Chief Joseph Days.Following the Grand Parade, … Continue ReadingA Reunion of Tradition, Pride, and Friendship​ at the 2022 Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion

Wallowa County native Derek Kolbaba wins 2022 Chief Joseph Days Bull Riding

Wallowa County native, Derek Kolbaba wins the 76th Chief Joseph Days bull Riding Competition Derek Kolbaba at the 2022 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo riding Four Star Rodeo’s Tiger Bomb Four days of intense heat did not deter the competitors at the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo to put on an incredible performance … Continue ReadingWallowa County native Derek Kolbaba wins 2022 Chief Joseph Days Bull Riding

Peace Pole installed at Wallowa County Courthouse Grounds

ENTERPRISE, Oregon – Peace is one of Rotary International’s nine causes – up there with ending polio, providing clean water, and supporting education. To bring light to this cause and attention to local peace efforts, the Wallowa County Rotary Club installed a peace pole on the courthouse lawn in the summer of … Continue ReadingPeace Pole installed at Wallowa County Courthouse Grounds

2022 Woodlands & Watersheds Festival celebrating Wallowa County’s natural and cultural resources a huge success!

Woodlands & Watersheds Festival returns to the Wallowa County Fairgrounds with big success ENTERPRISE, Oregon — The 18th annual Woodlands & Watersheds Festival made its way back to the Wallowa County Fairgrounds on June 24.25 local and regional organizations participated in this amazing event featuring a day of educational and fun resources … Continue Reading2022 Woodlands & Watersheds Festival celebrating Wallowa County’s natural and cultural resources a huge success!

I Love Wallowa County – Arts. Music. Recreation. And Nez Perce Country

More Than The Arts, Music, And Pristine Landscapes. The Waláwas Are The Ancient Homeland Of The Nez Perce (Nimiipuu). Surrounded By The Eagle Cap Wilderness, glacial lakes, working ranches, and the wide open spaces of Eastern Oregon, it is considered one of the seven Wonders of Oregon, and the gateway to Hells Canyon. … Continue ReadingI Love Wallowa County – Arts. Music. Recreation. And Nez Perce Country