Articles by Jen Anderson

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Clear Creek Distillery’s Branch-to-Bottle Brandy

April 11th, 2017

The bottles on the trees at McCurdy Farms in Hood River are not a form of public art although they are quite…

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Gregory Gourdet Dishes on Spring

April 7th, 2017

Gregory Gourdet, executive chef at Departure Restaurant and Lounge in downtown Portland, is hungry for spring. We…

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Golfer’s Paradise in Central Oregon

April 6th, 2017

Sure, Central Oregon is home to some of the state’s best craft brews, skiing and cycling. But golf is also on the…

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Slam Dunk for Sweet Wife Baking

April 4th, 2017

At first, people didn’t know what to call Jenny Mowe’s fancy bake shop treats at Sweet Wife Baking in Baker City,…

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Celebrate Earth Day in the Gorge

March 30th, 2017

As hiking enthusiasts know, spring wildflowers make this season special at the Gorge. What visitors may not realize is…

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Getting to the Coast is Half the Fun

March 28th, 2017

Oregon Coast Highway 101 the route that runs along the Pacific Ocean is full of scenic drives and inspired…

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Instagram-Worthy Oregon Spots

March 24th, 2017

We’ve stood at the top, at the bottom, on the bridge and everywhere between, getting that perfect shot of Multnomah…

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Train to Summit Mt. Hood

March 9th, 2017

One day each June, a group of climbers emerge from Timberline Lodge in the middle of the night, load up with head lamps…

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5 Family-Friendly Hikes Around Portland

March 7th, 2017

As any parent knows, hiking with kids is a blast until it’s not. Little hikers are bound to get cold, tired and…

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Hot Spots on the Coast

February 23rd, 2017

What’s a blustery day at the Oregon Coast without a bonfire at dusk? Or a brisk hike along a craggy coastline without…

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About Author Jen Anderson

Jen Anderson writes and edits Travel Oregon's e-newsletters and other online content. She loves finding the latest places to eat, drink and play around the state with her husband and two young boys. Brewpubs, beaches and bike trails top the list.

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