The upper McKenzie River is a part of the western Monarch butterfly’s Pacific Northwest breeding grounds.
Clear Lake and the upper McKenzie is a great place to watch butterflies.
Watch this video to see a massive collection of Monarch butterflies as they winter together in Mexico or on the California coast.
If you love butterflies –
Consider checking out the Elkton Community Education Center – they raise butterflies! Directions: Elkton, Oregon
Want to Learn More about monarch Butterflies?
More information about the Monarch Butterfly from National Geographic