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  1. Selah Cub Scout Pack 276 Camp-out at Ahtanum State Forest - Aug 2014

    Selah Cub Scout Pack 276 Camp-out
    at Ahtanum State Forest

    Report & photos by Clay Graham / Selah Adventures – A division of Eastern Washington Adventures.

    On Friday evening August 8th 2014, Selah Cub Scout Pack 276 met up at Ahtanum Meadows in the Ahtanum State Forest west of Yakima, Washington for a weekend Scout Camp-out and DNR volunteer opportunity.

    Saturday the Cub Scouts started off with raising the flag and the Pledge of Allegiance. Breakfast was ...
  2. EWA Ahtanum State Forest Trail Maintenance, Clean-up & Camp-out - July 2014

    Eastern Washington Adventures
    Ahtanum State Forest Trail Maintenance, Clean-up & Camp-out
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On the Tuesday July 22nd, 2014 we met up at the Ahtanum Winter Recreation Trailhead for the Annual Eastern Washington Adventures Ahtanum State Forest Trail Maintenance, Clean-up & Camp Out. The rain came and cooled things down. We set up camp and had a good time around the campfire.

    Wednesday morning ...
  3. EWA 4W613 Trail Work Party & Camp Out - June 2014

    Photos: EWA 4W613 Trail Work Party & Camp Out

    Eastern Washington Adventures

    4W613 Trail Work Party & Camp Out
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures.

    On the Friday June 27th, 2014 we met up at the Ahtanum Winter Recreation Trailhead for the Annual Eastern Washington Adventures 4W613 Trail Opening Work Party & Camp Out. We set up camp and had a good time around the campfire.
    ...
  4. EWA Beverly Dunes Weekday ORV Run & Camp Out - June 17-18 2014

    Eastern Washington Adventures
    Beverly Dunes Weekday ORV Run & Camp Out

    Report by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures.
    Photos by Clay Graham, Charlie Graham, Doc Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures.


    On the morning of Tuesday June 17th, 2014 we met up at the Beverly Dunes Campground for the Eastern Washington Adventures Weekday ORV Camp Out. The mosquitoes were real bad.

    We set up camp and then headed out into the dunes and played. On ...
  5. EWA Father’s Day 4×4 Run & Camp-out at Naneum Ridge State Forest - June 2014

    Eastern Washington Adventures Father’s Day 4×4 Run & Camp Out
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures.

    On Friday June 13th, 2014 we met up at a campsite off of Dawson Cutoff Road for the Eastern Washington Adventures ORV Camp Out. On this run we only had three Jeeps which gave us the option to run pavement so we modified the Saturday’s run.

    Saturday morning we headed out with two JKs (Guido & myself) and a TJ (TJ40). We started off ...
  6. Eastern Washington Adventures 10 Year Anniversary Celebration – May 2014

    Eastern Washington Adventures
    10 Year Anniversary Celebration

    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Selah Adventures – A division of Eastern Washington Adventures.

    A little history about Eastern Washington Adventures

    The web site host club was started 10 years ago from the 2004 Memorial Day ORV Camp-out. The name started as the “All Wheelers Off Road Club”. It started with a MSN Group page under that name. The goal was to meet others to do outdoor trips with. ...
  7. EWA 2014 Mother’s Day ORV Camp-out at Juniper Dunes - May 2014

    Mother’s Day ORV Camp-out at Juniper Dunes
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures.

    On the afternoon of Friday May 9th, 2014 Eastern Washington Adventures members started pulling in to Smith Canyon near Juniper Dunes to set up camp for the 2014 Mother’s Day ORV Camp-out. The wind was blowing hard.

    That evening the wind died down some and group headed out to the sand dunes for some wheeling fun.

    The next morning, Saturday ...
  8. 2013 Moses Lake Sand Dunes ORV Camp-out - Sep 2013

    Eastern Washington Adventures
    2013 Moses Lake Sand Dunes ORV Camp-out
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Friday September 27, 2013 Eastern Washington Adventures members started pulling into camp. The camp was in the gravel pit at the end of Potato Hill Road.

    Saturday a lot more people showed up for our main run. We did a few runs during the day out on the Moses Lake Sand Dunes and played around the Pothole Reservoir. ...
  9. Pick Up A Mountain - Sep 2013

    PNW4WDA Region 4′s
    Pick Up A Mountain
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    Every year on the third weekend of September, Region 4 of the Pacific Northwest 4 Wheel Drive Association holds a big event at Jim Sprick Park to pick up trash in the surrounding mountains of the Naches Drainage.

    People started setting up camp Friday afternoon and by the night the park was packed.

    Saturday September 21st, 2013 the day ...
  10. Nile Camp-out and 4×4 Adventure - Aug 2013

    Nile Camp-out and 4×4 Adventure
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Wednesday August 14th, 2013 Eastern Washington Adventures members met up on FS1600 (Cover Springs Rd.) near Saw Mill Flats to camp out and run the 4×4 trails in the area though the weekend. Our first run was that evening.

    We ran FS1601 up the mountain and turned on 4W696 (Mud Springs). We ran the ridge along the William O Douglas Wilderness Area all the way past ...
  11. 2nd Annual Go Play Topless Weekend – Sept 7 2013

    2nd Annual Go Play Topless Weekend
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On the weekend after Labor Day (September 6th-8th, 2013) Eastern Washington Adventures held the 2nd Annual Go Play Topless Weekend at their location in Selah, Washington. This year the event was sponsored by Pegasus Northwest.

    Friday people came and set up camp at Eastern Washington Adventures. Everyone gathered at the EWA Club House to get to know each other. ...
  12. EWA Oregon Sand ORV Adventure, Sand Lake - July 2013

    Oregon Sand ORV Adventure – Sand Lake
    Report and photo by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Wednesday July 10th, 2013 Eastern Washington Adventures members and families met up at Sand Beach Campground at Sand Lake Recreation Area near Tillamook, Oregon for the second half of the 2013 Oregon Sand ORV Adventure. The first half of the event was at Coos Bay but not all attended including us.

    On this adventure we used Jeeps, ATVs and Side-by-sides. Some ...
  13. EWA Fall ORV Run at Juniper Dunes - Nov 17 2012

    Eastern Washington Adventures
    Fall ORV Run at Juniper Dunes
    Report & photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Friday November 16th, 2012 Eastern Washington Adventures members met up at Smith Canyon to camp out for the Fall ORV Run at Juniper Dunes.

    Around 10 AM Saturday November 17th, 2012 more people showed up at Smith Canyon for the ORV run.

    We headed toward the dunes by going along the power lines. Out at the open dunes below ...
  14. 2012 Moses Lake Sand Dunes ORV Camp-out - Sept 29 2012

    2012 Moses Lake Sand Dunes ORV Camp-out
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    Most year's on the last weekend of September or so Eastern Washington Adventures has a run at Moses Lake Sand Dunes before the Yellow Zone closes. The weather is cooler than the summer months and the "Yellow Zone" that closes October 1st. makes the adventure a lot more fun.
    This year Eastern Washington Adventures members started pulling into camp on Thursday September ...
  15. Pick Up A Mountain - Sept 15 2012

    PNW4WDA Region 4's
    "Pick Up A Mountain"
    Report and photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    Every year on the third weekend of September, Region 4 of the Pacific Northwest 4 Wheel Drive Association holds a big event at Jim Sprick Park to pick up trash in the surrounding mountains of the Naches Drainage.

    People started setting up camp Thursday afternoon and by Friday night the park was packed.

    Saturday September 15th, 2012 the day ...
  16. Leavenworth Backroads Adventure - Aug 16 2012

    Leavenworth Backroads Adventure
    Report & photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Wednesday August 15th, 2012 Foxracer and I headed out from the Naneum Ridge State Forest Backroads Run parting from Toy Man near Wenatchee to continue our Eastern Washington adventure around the Leavenworth area.

    We stopped in the town Leavenworth around 5:30 PM. We parked at the Northeast side of town and walked through the Bavarian village to the München Haus for ...
  17. 2012 Ahtanum State Forest Camp-out & Clean-up - July 2012

    2012 Ahtanum State Forest Camp-out & Clean-up
    Report by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures
    Photos by Clay Graham , Charlie Graham, Doc Graham & Amanda Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Tuesday July 24th, 2012 members of Eastern Washington Adventures started showing up for the annual Ahtanum State Forest Camp-out and Clean-up. The event is hosted by the Yakima/Kittitas Forest Watch Association (the Non-profit division of Eastern Washington Adventures). ...
  18. A list to help you vote to lose public land/water access!!

    A list to help you vote to lose public land/water access!!
    Report by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    The Sierra Club is for saving the environment. Sound good right? Wrong if you like to use public lands or waters. The Sierra Club wants to save the earth by keeping you on the pavement.

    The Sierra Club pushes for stronger trail standards in the name of "environmental impact" which cost the land management agencies more money to keep the trails open. ...
  19. 4W613 Season Opening Work Party - June 30 2012

    4W613 Season Opening Work Party
    Report & photos by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Friday June 29th, 2012 a lot of Eastern Washington Adventures members met up at the Ahtanum Winter Recreation Trailhead to set up camp for the weekend to help at the annual 4W613 Season Opening Work Party. The event is hosted by the Yakima/Kittitas Forest Watch Association (the Non-profit division of Eastern Washington Adventures).

    Around 10 AM Saturday June ...
  20. Father's Day 4x4 Run at the Nile - June 16 2012

    Father's Day 4x4 Run at the Nile
    Report by Clay Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures
    Photos by Clay Graham & Charlie Graham / Eastern Washington Adventures

    On Friday June 15th, 2012 a lot of Eastern Washington Adventures members met up near Saw Mill Flats to camp for the
    Father's Day weekend and to run the 4x4 trails in the area. Guido and TJ40 had Campers, Rangerat had a RV, BlindPilot,
    Joker, Spot and Warbi were in tents and I had my truck bed with a ...
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