Articles by Eileen Garvin

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 13, Mt. Hood to the Willamette Valley

March 1st, 2015

Day 13: Troutdale to the Willamette Valley Bid farewell to the Gorge with a hike through the Sandy River Delta in…


Last-Minute Spring Break Trips

February 27th, 2015

You made 25 valentines for your son’s class and cut out shamrocks for your daughter’s St. Patrick’s Day Party. It…

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Road Trip: Brownsville

February 26th, 2015

Located about halfway between Eugene and Salem, the charming town of Brownsville (pop. 1,686) offers a surprising…

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Road Trip: Sisters

February 26th, 2015

When you pull into the Old West town of Sisters, you’ll feel like you’re making a getaway. This friendly little…

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Cowboy Camp

February 24th, 2015

Our trip to the Steens Mountain Guest Ranch ruined a few things for me: my favorite pair of jeans and my notion of what…

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Celebrate Hood River’s Cider Scene

February 24th, 2015

Spring is here, and that means an explosion of pink and white blossoms in the orchards of the Hood River Valley. But…

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Inspiring Cooking at The Kitchen at Middleground Farms

February 11th, 2015

In the brightly lit center of The Kitchen at Middleground Farms, we’re learning something I thought I already knew …

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Get Schooled at the Oregon Cheese Festival

February 9th, 2015

The Oregon Cheese Festival has real class, and this year more than ever. Held at Rogue Creamery in Central Point on…

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Feathered Festivals

February 1st, 2015

The daffodils are up, the cherry trees are blossoming and spring is in the air. The air is also full of birds migrating…

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Go Fat Biking This Winter

January 29th, 2015

Anyone who loves mountain biking will appreciate the idea of bombing down a flowing single-track trail in the forest…

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About Author Eileen Garvin

Eileen Garvin lives and writes in Hood River. When she’s not hunched over her keyboard or digging in the garden, you can find her mountain biking, kiteboarding, hiking, skiing or camping somewhere in Oregon.

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