Articles by Eileen Garvin

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Portland 101

February 28th, 2013

It’s been called the City of Roses, the City of Bridges, Rip City, Portlandia and Beervana. As its nicknames suggest,…


Road Trip: Milton-Freewater

February 28th, 2013

With spring on the horizon and blues skies in the forecast, it’s time for a road trip! Head east for wide open spaces…

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Barbey Maritime Center’s Sam Johnson

February 27th, 2013

Most people looked at the old Astoria Railroad Depot and saw a neglected building. But Sam Johnson, executive director…

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Big Bottom Whiskey’s Ted Pappas

February 13th, 2013

Ted Pappas will tell you his love affair with whiskey started early. When he was a boy in North Carolina, his dad owned…

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Cheese Time

February 11th, 2013

What’s better than a bit of Oregon cheese? How about all of it in one place? The Oregon Cheese Festival will take…

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Road Trip: Bend

January 30th, 2013

If you’re fatigued by the long corridor of winter, we suggest you put a bend (or just Bend) in your travel plans. Set…

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Maxville Heritage Interpretive Center’s Gwen Trice

January 28th, 2013

Growing up in La Grande in the 1960s, Gwen Trice always loved the beauty of nearby Wallowa County. But she only…

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Dining around the Valley

January 25th, 2013

Ready for agetaway to the Willamette Valley? Plan your trip at The best way to end a day of…

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Winter Treasure Hunts

January 16th, 2013

Winter storms and low tides on the Oregon Coast unveil hidden treasures like beautiful agates and decaying shipwrecks.…

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Snow School

January 15th, 2013

January is upon us, and it’s time to make good on those New Year’s resolutions. Oregon ski areas have got you…

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About Author Eileen Garvin

Eileen Garvin is the editor of Travel Oregon’s Seasonal Features, enewsletters and annual visitor guide. When she’s not cooking up trip ideas, Oregon Dreamer profiles and outdoor adventures to write about, she’s out exploring Oregon.


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