Princeton, Oregon

Looking for the best photography in Princeton? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Princeton. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top Photography Spots in and near Princeton

  • Harney County, Oregon

    Drive the Steens Mountain Loop

    5.0
    Steens Mountain makes you feel like you are on top of the world. At nearly 10,000ft in elevation and not being well known, the Steens will make you to feel like you’re in a truly remote place. It offers a great view of the sunset and if you stay at night will offer the one best stargazing in all ...
    Read more
  • Princeton, Oregon

    Camp at Mann Lake

    Mann Lake can be found in the Steens Mountain Wilderness area. Camping is first come first serve but depending on the time of year it won't be crowded at all. I visited in the early fall and there was one other car.  I decided to camp next to the lake (>200 ft. away of course), which holds wat...
    Read more
  • Princeton, Oregon

    Take in the View from Steens Mountain Summit

    0.8 mi / 100 ft gain
    Driving on the 205 you will turn onto the Steens Mountain Loop Road at the Frenchglen Hotel State Heritage Site, then continue to drive 27 miles up into the Steens Mountain Wilderness, following the main road until you see the turnoff towards the summit. (There is a collection of cell towers on t...
    Read more
  • Princeton, Oregon

    Hike Pike Creek Trail in the Steens Mountains

    5.4 mi / 1500 ft gain
     Starting at approximately 4300’,  Pike Creek trail is about 5.4 miles RT to Pike’s Knob, out and back, however the entire hike is stunning and there is no wrong place to turn back. The road for the Pike Creek Trail is a few miles north of the Alvord Hot Springs, on an unmarked, heavily rutted tu...
    Read more
  • Princeton, Oregon

    Camp on the Alvord Desert

    5.0
    You can drive onto the desert from several different dirt access roads along the Fields-Denio Rd, coming from the town Fields. You are allowed to drive out and camp anywhere on the playa except for along the west side, which is private property. The area is not fenced, but it is up to you to be a...
    Read more