12 Enchanting Photos That’ll Make You Love Winter in Oregon

Winter is definitely one of my favorite times of the year in Oregon. As we live in one of the most beautiful states in the US, there is and endless supply of images captured during winter. We’d like to thank all of the amazing photographers who helped contribute to this article, as their hard work is very appreciated!

1. The Sumpter Valley Railroad’s Christmas Train

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Baker County Tourism via Flickr

 

One beautiful holiday event in Baker County is the Sumpter Valley Railroad’s annual Christmas Train. The ride gives you an incredibly scenic train ride along the Elkhorn Scenic Byway from McEwen Station to Sumpter on a historic steam train with Santa.

For more information about the Sumpter Valley Railroad’s Christmas Train and regular summer schedule, visit the Baker County Tourism website at www.basecampbaker.com.

 

2. Christmas tree farm

Beautiful Christmas tree farm rural country scene with snow in the winter time and a sun coming through the clouds.
Beautiful Christmas tree farm rural country scene with snow in the winter time and a sun coming through the clouds. (Evan via flickr)

3. Salt Creek Trestle

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A northbound Union Pacific freight train crosses Salt Creek Trestle on Pengra Pass (via Aaron Hockley / Flickr)

4. Crater Lake Lodge at Night

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Howard Ignatius / Flickr

5. Hawthorne Bridge

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brx0 via flickr

 

6. Snow beach in Seaside

 

Nathan via Flickr
Nathan via Flickr

 

7. Weisendanger Falls

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Weisendanger Falls in the Columbia River Gorge with Ice by Michael Matti via flickr

 

8. Snowy Crater Lake

Howard Ignatius via Flickr
Howard Ignatius via Flickr

 

9. Backyard deer

Al Case via Flickr
Al Case via Flickr

 

10. Cozy snowy cabin

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George Goodman via Flickr

11. Sunrise in Manzanita

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Purple sunrise from Mari Wirta via Flickr

12. Winter waves

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Giant waves off Sunset Bay (from Sheila Sund via Flickr)
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