Articles by Eileen Garvin

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Summer Steelhead Season Opens

May 31st, 2012

Notoriously elusive and much sought after, the Oregon steelhead is the subject of many a tale about icy winter rivers,…

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Girlfriends’ Getaway

May 25th, 2012

I wanted to get out of town and try something different, some combination of physical and relaxing. A weekend in the…

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The Beauty of the Falls

May 25th, 2012

Crashing, boiling, breathtaking, roaring. These are the words used by writers, poets and travelers to describe the…

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Oregon Dreamer

May 25th, 2012

I’m here to learn about Oregon’s only off-the-grid creamery, which produces award-winning, aged raw milk cheeses,…

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Sounds Like Summer

May 24th, 2012

We dreamed all winter about these warm summer nights, and we intend to enjoy everylast minute. Outdoor summer…

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Let ’er Buck this Summer

May 23rd, 2012

You don’t have to rope or ride to appreciate Oregon’s rodeos. Bucking broncos, wild bulls, barrel racing and calf…

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Wildflower Hikes

May 13th, 2012

Hiking in spring and early summer is a treasure hunt of color as wildflowers bloom in the meadows and mountains of…

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Gear Up for Biking

May 12th, 2012

It’s time to get reacquainted with that two-wheeled thing in the garage that you have been ignoring all winter. Are…

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Go With the Flow

April 29th, 2012

Late spring runoff is still with us, and that means rivers are flowing strong. For some early season boating, check out…

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Hit the Highway to Hells Canyon

April 29th, 2012

Eastern Oregonians say they named it Hells Canyon to scare people away. (Not you. Other people.) If you’ve been…

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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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