Are you interested in visiting our state? In recent years, our little home in the Pacific Northwest has gotten a lot of attention.
We’re flattered. People can’t seem to say enough about it. And a lot of the things they’ve been saying are true. But let’s not lose our heads over this. Oregon is a very special place. And we’re glad you like it. But it’s 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. Maybe just a few of you at a time.
It’s easier to get to know one another that way.
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Are you interested in visiting our state? In recent years, our little home in the Pacific Northwest has gotten a lot of attention. We’re flattered. People can’t seem to say enough about it. And a lot of the things they’ve been saying are true.Continue reading this story…
Happy 100th Birthday, Historic Columbia River Highway! In honor of the monumental centennial, explore what’s hailed as the King of Roads and plan your trip in advance to make it memorable.Continue reading this story…
an ItineraryFamily-Friendly Fall Retreats in Ashland
When the fall crush of homework, soccer, carpools and daylight savings becomes too punishing, sometimes there’s only one thing to do: Find a long weekend and pile into the van for a mini family retreat. Often, a good car ride together is the best…Continue reading this story…
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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
Ready to go see the Wonders? Book an amazing Adventure, get outfitted and save some money while you’re at it.Book an adventure on TheClymb.com
Cities, Regions, Questions & Answers Planning Your Trip
Get on the road with Roadtrippers
We’ve partnered with Roadtrippers to provide a great way to plan a trip around Oregon. Packed with all the great resources you’ll find on TravelOregon.com, the Oregon Roadtrippers experience gets you from Point A to Point B (and C, D, and E), suggests stuff to do on the way, and let’s you take it with you on your smartphone.
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
If you visit in early November, check out the Ashland Culinary Festival. And to make a weekend out of it, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival often has discounted tickets on plays during late fall. November in Southern Oregon tends to be chilly and rainy, but the snow hasn't usually flown at that point. This means that during a November visit, our winter recreation won't yet be in full swing (think…