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Five Favorite Fishing Spots in Oregon

written by Henry Miller on June 6th, 2007

Wallowa Lake Flanked by the Eagle Cap Wilderness and the Wallowa Mountains, there arguably is no more scenic fishing…

Five Favorite Paddle Trips in Oregon

written by Travis Williams on May 17th, 2007

Travis Williams is Executive Director of Willamette Riverkeeper. He knows the Willamette almost by heart, and has…

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Last-Minute Spring Break Trips

written by Eileen Garvin on February 27th, 2015

You made 25 valentines for your son’s class and cut out shamrocks for your daughter’s St. Patrick’s Day Party. It…

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Tasty Road Trip: the Wallowas and Painted Hills

written by Tally Gunstone on February 10th, 2015

Driving from Portland to Enterprise may have have taken all day, but proved to be worthwhile when we woke up at Barking…

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Get Schooled at the Oregon Cheese Festival

written by Eileen Garvin on February 9th, 2015

The Oregon Cheese Festival has real class, and this year more than ever. Held at Rogue Creamery in Central Point on…

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written by Christian Seppa on February 4th, 2015

68th Spray Rodeo & Marathon

100 River Bend Spray, OR 97874

Come visit us in the little Eastern Oregon town of Spray for the 67th Spray Rodeo, along with the 50th running of the 1…

May 23rd 2015 to May 24th 2015
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A Taste of (All) of Oregon’s Breweries

written by Brian Yaeger on December 5th, 2014

Editor’s note: the following is an excerpt from the new bookOregon Breweries, a guidebook to all of Oregon&…

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Go Salmon Fishing and Cook Your Catch

written by Grant McOmie on October 17th, 2014

The signs of seasonal change are easy to see along Oregon’s rivers and streams where fall colors really light up the…

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Oregon Ghost Towns: Boyd, Dufur and Friend

written by Eileen Garvin on October 3rd, 2014

Driving through the sun struck wheat fields south of Mosier and The Dalles, it’s nearly impossible to believe that…

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A Record Run at Buoy 10

written by Grant McOmie on August 22nd, 2014

One of the surest signs of Oregon’s transition from summer to fall is the uptick in salmon fishing opportunities…

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Newberry Crater

written by Grant McOmie on August 8th, 2014

When the mood to move strikes my family, there’s no better way to celebrate summer than packing up and moving out…

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written by Christian Seppa on August 3rd, 2014
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Happy 50th Birthday, Oregon Wilderness

written by Molly Blancett on July 29th, 2014

On September 3, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Act, a landmark conservation bill that…

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written by Christian Seppa on July 24th, 2014
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Christmas Trees for Coho

written by Grant McOmie on July 18th, 2014

Fishermen call it Christmasin July when gleaming silver-sided Coho salmon come aboard all wrapped up in a…

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written by Christian Seppa on July 15th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on July 2nd, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on June 18th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on June 16th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on June 16th, 2014
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Underground Tour of Fort Stevens State Park

written by Grant McOmie on June 6th, 2014

There are so many reasons to visit Fort Stevens State Park: perhaps to dig a supper from the sea; or catch a summer…

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Looking for Loowit in Cascade Locks

written by Christopher Van Tilburg on June 6th, 2014

On recent summer day, I have a chance to visit the quaint, riverside town of Cascade Locks where, legend has it,…

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written by Christian Seppa on June 2nd, 2014
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Southern Oregon Lavender Trail

written by Sue Owen on May 27th, 2014

Visiting each of the farms along the Southern Oregon Lavender Trail this year will take you through the Applegate…

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written by Christian Seppa on May 1st, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 25th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 25th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 25th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 25th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 25th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 24th, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 23rd, 2014

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written by Christian Seppa on April 10th, 2014
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The Tale of the Ale Trail

written by Eileen Garvin on February 28th, 2014

We’re standing in the rain on the edge of the Deschutes National Forest looking at a 10-foot section of a spruce…

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written by Christian Seppa on February 21st, 2014
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Eastern Oregon’s Winter Secrets

written by Emily Forsha on December 2nd, 2013

Eastern Oregon is a winter playground. You’ll discover that the east side of the state is blessed with light fluffy…

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Main Street Oregon

written by Grant McOmie on October 25th, 2013

Oakland is a Southern Oregon town that prides itself on its home town feel and a historic Main Street with many…

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Tillamook Salmon

written by Grant McOmie on September 27th, 2013

If you spend much time traveling across Oregon right now, you will begin to see and feel the early signs of the…

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Top 10 Don’t-Miss Spots on the Oregon Coast

written by Gary Hayes on September 18th, 2013

As the Travel Oregon Ask Oregon expert for the Coast, one of the most frequent questions I’m asked is what are the…

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Youth Outdoors Hunting Clinics

written by Grant McOmie on September 16th, 2013

Fall is just around the calendar corner and for many people it’s a time of year that signals the start of Oregon’s…

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A Silvery Rush of Salmon

written by Grant McOmie on August 23rd, 2013

A huge rush of silvery salmon more than a million fish strong and fresh from the ocean are swimming into the…

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Star Party

written by Grant McOmie on July 26th, 2013

Oregon’s often brilliant summer days offer varied recreation possibilities that continue after the sun goes down at…

What’s the best route to see the John Day Fossil Beds?

You can make a great loop between Portland and John Day. The most exciting route will be to take Highway 26 all the way. It will take you over Mt Hood into central Oregon and through The Painted Hills. Total driving time is about 5 hours. For a re…
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Over the River in Portland

written by Emily Engdahl on January 16th, 2013

Over the river and through the woods… if you’re looking for something out of the ordinary, this modern fairy…

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Best of Winter

written by Grant McOmie on December 21st, 2012

As the year winds down, here’s a look back at a few favorite winter trips to consider during the upcoming…

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Chef John Helleberg talks Fall Bounty

written by Eileen Garvin on August 23rd, 2012

Signs of fall: your tomatoes finally ripened and there’s a zucchini the size of a VW Beetle hiding in your yard. But…

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A. Helfrich Outfitters

1950 Yolanda Avenue Springfield, OR 97477

McKenzie River whitewater rafting trips.  Fall foliage scenic float trips.  Drift boat fishing trips on…

David Johnson’s Guide Service

P.O Box 516 Tillamook, OR 97141

David Johnson's Guide Service strives to bring you the best the 0rthwest has to offer. From spacious, custom Alumaweld…

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