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 Road Trip: Wacky & Weird Oregon
Sometimes when you’re road tripping with the family, the best entertainment for everyone in the caris absolutely free andthis is especially true here in Oregon.From geologic wonders to good old conspiracy fun, check out these treasures…Continue reading this story…
an Oregon StoryHow a Play Comes to Life
There’s a scene in the fifth act of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) production of Twelfth Night when twins Viola and Sebastian appear together onstage. It’s a rare moment of magic due not only to the glamorous set design but also…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
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
Oregon State Parks offer access to some of the most remarkable scenic views and natural areas on the Oregon Coast. Many of the Oregon Coast's State Parks do not require day-use fees and of those, my favorites are Cape Meares, Seal Rock and Cape Arago. Those with day use fees that I would not hesitate to pay even for a brief visit include Ecola State Park, Heceta Head Lighthouse State Park and S…