Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Kathleen Riopelle for plein air watercolors at scenic Indian Ford Meadow Preserve. Get your creative juices flowing as you create plein air paintings to celebrate the color, strength, and movement of the meadow with the muted and nuanced colors of late fall. Learn how to use watercolors responsibly in the outdoors as well as basic tips and techniques for plein air watercolors. Participants should have some experience with watercolors; experienced artists and creatives can use this opportunity to gain new perspectives.
Registration is required and opens 1 month prior to the event. Per Oregon Health Authority (OHA) guidelines, we strongly recommend that individuals who are unvaccinated or who are at higher risk for COVID-19 continue to wear a face covering in crowded areas and in large gatherings of individuals, and maintain physical distancing.
Hike Rating: This is an easy ~1 mile hike on dirt and gravel trails.
Route: This hike will start at the Indian Ford Meadow Preserve kiosk and follow gravel and dirt trails. Terrain may be uneven at times.
Elevation gain/loss: There is very little elevation gain/loss on this hike.