After a quick stop into Parc Expose in the town of Dufur, it was off to Stage 12: Summit. This location has to be one of the most spectacular sights, looking in every direction you can see a different mountain. With Mt. Hood the most prominent, you can also see Adams, Jefferson, St. Helen’s and the faint tip of Rainier.
Rally cars speed down a long dirt road passing. Coming up on the spectator stage, there is a hay-bale chicane with a hard left onto tarmac. Center Ridge Road is a short lived one mile of smooth pavement, before a left near the old school house, onto the silty, washed out road that I drove the day before.
Here are a few of my favorite shots: