Project Remote is working to precisely calculate and document the remotest locations in each of the 50 United States. Below is a written account of our 3-day backpacking expedition to document the Oregon Remote Spot. This is our fortieth state remote spot documented as part of Project Remote. Straight Line Distance from Nearest Road: 7.6 milesDistance from Nearest Trail: 0.5 milesTravel … >>
We had to bushwhack-hike up a steep mountain slope 0.3 mile from the nearest foot hiking trail. The bushwhack took more time and energy to accomplish than the other 4 miles of the round-trip Remote Spot hike. We could hear a train as well as the nearest highway while standing on the CT Remote Spot in the mid afternoon.