- 2014 INDIES Winner
- Silver, Adventure & Recreation (Adult Nonfiction)
Offers travelers, outdoor enthusiasts, and resource professionals an interpretive approach to Oregon's waterways. Includes notes on geology, climate, hydrology, plants, animals, and ecology. In ten chapters organized by watersheds, Palmer presents portraits of individual rivers, with a summary of its character, notes about its nature and fish, and opportunities for seeing the river, hiking along its shores, fishing, and exploring by canoe, kayak, raft, or drift boat.