In recent years, our little home in the Pacific Northwest has gotten a lot of attention. We’re flattered. Oregon is a very special place. But let’s not lose our heads over this.
Oregon is just a place with a bunch of mountains and lakes and trees and beaches and those kinds of things. That said, we do want you to visit. Really, we do. But please, don’t all come at once.
an Oregon StoryWhy Oregon’s Beaches Are Open to Everyone
Tad McCall was a young man when his father, former Oregon Governor Tom McCall, swooped onto Cannon Beach by helicopter to lobby for the Oregon Beach Bill on May 13, 1967. Tad McCall didn’t know then that his father would change the course of…Continue reading this story…
an ItineraryWild Beauty in the Owyhee Canyonlands
In Southeastern Oregon, far from the state’s signature moss-dripped forests, lies one of the most remote stretches of the American West. Only three paved roads cut across the Owyhee Canyonlands, a region of undulant sagebrush hills, rivers and…Continue reading this story…
an ItineraryA Theater Lover’s Guide to Oregon
Oregon is home to a diverse range of theater companies big and small, from experimental warehouse shows to rollicking musicals to polished, professional contemporary and classic work. Our performing arts scene is sophisticated, diverse, and yes,…Continue reading this story…
an ItineraryThe Whisky & Rocks Farm Loop
Driving through the golden rolling landscape of Eastern Oregon’s Umatilla County, it’s easy to bypass the tasty handcrafted products rooted in these grain- and fruit-growing farmlands. But the new Whisky & Rocks Farm Loop self-guided…Continue reading this story…
Find Things to See & Do
The easiest way to get to Oregon’s 7 Wonders is to fly Alaska Airlines. With daily non-stop flights to Eugene, Medford, Portland, & Bend, it’s easy to see why Alaska is the official 7 Wonders of Oregon airline.Find Flights on AlaskaAir.com
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Cities, Regions, Questions & Answers Planning Your Trip
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Where is Oregon, anyway?
Not familiar with U.S. geography? Oregon is on the West Coast, right between Washington and California. Some people think it’s the best thing about the West Coast, and of course they’re right.
Made up of seven diverse regions, Oregon has the ocean, mountains, valleys, high desert, cities, small towns, and almost everything in between.
Have a question? Ask Oregon
I definitely have some suggestions. Here are some of my favorite half-day, full-day and overnight backpacking hikes: Half-Day Hikes Tumalo Mountain (Bend, Central Oregon): Tumalo is about 4-miles round-trip. The trail up Tumalo starts from Dutchman Flat parking area on Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway and offers a steady climb rewarded with alpine wildflowers and beautiful views of Broken Top, the …