September 28, 2011
A blue heron rustles among the weeds at a pond on the Blitzen River Valley Auto Tour.
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The Blitzen River Valley Auto Tour Route makes 19 stops around Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
Since we had visited the Malheur Lake Overlook in the spring, I turned right instead of left at the Malheur National Wildlife headquarters.Yet, the interpretive guide for the Blitzen River Valley Auto Tour Route lists the overlook as the first of the tour