Articles by Debbie Lusk

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What are the most scenic hikes in Portland?

My favorite and most scenic hikes in Portland: Forest Park at any entrance: and…

January 25th, 2014- Post Your Answer
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Oregon Farm Loop Dinner

July 25th, 2013

The Willamette Valley will always be my first Oregon love. It’s where I lived when I arrived here almost six…

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Digging our Valley

February 27th, 2013

Editor’s note: Joel Palmer House is just one of the epicurean adventures you can experience this spring as part…

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What are some points of interest between Portland and Ashland?

Hi Betty, Just south of Portland, you can exit the main freeway and get on to 99W. I would suggest you do this and…

January 30th, 2013- Post Your Answer
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What are some ideas for how our family could spend an afternoon in the Newberg area?

If I could choose just a few things for you do in an afternoon near Newberg, they would be as follows: Evergreen…

November 19th, 2012- Post Your Answer
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We have a day and night to get from Portland to Eugene, what could we see on our way? –Linda

Hi Linda, I am the AskOR Willamette Valley expert and I am happy to give you a few suggestions for enjoying our…

November 8th, 2012- Post Your Answer
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We love cycling, although more road cycling than mountain biking, and I’m not too great on hills! Are there any particularly good (and relatively flat) cycle routes you could suggest? -Gill

Yes… as a matter of fact, where I live in Albany, OR we are actually right in the middle of an awesome scenic…

October 16th, 2012- Post Your Answer
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I’d like to plan a trip to visit colleges in Portland and Eugene. I’d also like to visit Medford all in 3-days! ~ Marnie S.

First of all, you can certainly fly in to the Medford area or begin even in Eugene or Portland. That depends on you…

October 16th, 2012- Post Your Answer
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On the Road With Farm to Fork: Corvallis

September 18th, 2012

There are things you hear about, things you wish you could do and things you get lucky enough to experience. I was just…

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About Author Debbie Lusk

Debbie Lusk loves Oregon and everything there is to experience here. She may be found on the back of a black mare riding through wine country with saddle bags full of Oregon wine, or enjoying a cold beer at a local Willamette Valley microbrewery. She's smitten with Oregon and plans to enjoy it all one bite at a time! All her experiences can be found on her blog, Sweet Bliss.

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