Articles by Eileen Garvin

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An Adrenaline Junkie’s Bucket List

June 18th, 2013

Killing time in an airport on his way home to Oregon, Dr. Christopher Van Tilburg had a flash of inspiration. I was…

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Great Drinks, Great Outdoors

June 12th, 2013

It’s summer time to take it outside. Whether you’re camping, boating, hiking or picnicking in the park, summer…

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Peterson’s Gallery and Chocolatier

June 11th, 2013

After she graduated from high school, Alyssa Peterson lived in Germany for a time and fell in love with handcrafted…

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Tonia Farman Harnesses the Wind

May 30th, 2013

Tonia Farman never thought she’d end up with a career in kiteboarding, nor did she dream she’d be feted in the…

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Motivate for Mountain Bike Oregon

May 29th, 2013

There’s something coming to the woods of Oakridge, Oregon. It’s the sound of whooping and hollering as hundreds of…

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Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health’s Hazel Patton

May 28th, 2013

Hazel Patton has a thing for old buildings. I’m a preservationist, she says. I love old structures. A…

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Explore the North Umpqua Trail

May 9th, 2013

Summer in Oregon is about exploring. It’s time to get outside and get your boots on the trail. We suggest the verdant…

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Summer Road Biking in the Gorge

May 7th, 2013

The Columbia River Gorge has the perfect ingredients for summertime road biking: lots of sunshine, little traffic and…

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Road Trip: Bandon

April 25th, 2013

Just when you think you know the Oregon Coast, you think again. Take the South Coast, for example. Less trafficked than…

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Music of Summer

April 24th, 2013

Whether you march to the beat of a marching band or an electronic one, prefer classical to classic or take your blues…

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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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