Articles by Eileen Garvin

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Spring Biking in Eastern Oregon

March 11th, 2015

Wide-open spaces, quiet back roads and green wheat fields might sound appealing if you happen to be a road cyclistor…

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Extreme Birding

March 9th, 2015

In Oregon, we often take things to extremes. The spirit of high-adrenaline activities like white-water kayaking, rock…

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 1, Portland

March 1st, 2015

You can tell how well Portland is loved by the plethora of nicknames bestowed upon her: Rose City, City of Bridges,…

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 2, Portland to Astoria

March 1st, 2015

Day 2: Portland to Astoria (Drive time: 97 miles/2 hours) Take the scenic route on Historic Highway 30 from the heart…


7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 3, Astoria to Newport

March 1st, 2015

Day 3: Astoria to Newport (Drive time: 134 miles/3.25 hours) From Astoria, head south on Highway 101, the Pacific Coast…

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 4, Newport to Bandon

March 1st, 2015

Day 4: Newport to Bandon (Drive time: 122 miles/2.75 hours) Spend some time exploring Newport’s historic bay front…


7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 5, Bandon to Crater Lake

March 1st, 2015

Day 5: Bandon to Crater Lake (Driving time: 288 miles/6 hours) This day will be your longest yet in the car, but you…

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 6, Crater Lake to Bend

March 1st, 2015

Day 6: Crater Lake to Bend (Driving time: 140 miles/2.25 hours) Linger overnight at Crater Lake’s lodge or campground…

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 7, Bend to John Day

March 1st, 2015

Day 7: Bend to John Day (Driving time: 92 miles/4 hours) Get ready for two more Wonders! You won’t be driving far…

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7 Wonders Road Trip: Day 8, John Day to Baker City

March 1st, 2015

Day 8: John Day to Baker City (Driving time: 133 miles/3.25 hours) Head northeast out of John Day on Highway 7 toward…


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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