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My wife and I will be in the Bend area and would like help in locating four top golf courses to play as well as lodging suggestions. We look forward to hearing from you and appreciate your time. – John P.

Depending on your handicap and energy level, you can actually play 36 holes a day in Central Oregon....there is just that much golf to be had. As far as top courses, I would recommend you consider the following: Crosswater Golf Club located at Su…

Grant’s Getaways: Hot Lake Springs

written by Grant McOmie on February 2nd, 2012

This week, I visit northeast Oregon to visit a family who risked it all for the promise of a new start at a place you…

Tubing at Ski Bowl

written by Grant McOmie on January 12th, 2012

If you want to have winter fun but you’re not into downhill skiing or snowboarding, tubing is perfectfor its ease…

Grant’s Getaways: Willamette Sturgeon Fishing

written by Grant McOmie on January 6th, 2012

This week, I headed to the Willamette River with a rod, reel and spirit of adventure to learn more about Oregon’s…

Hike for Fall Sunshine

written by Eileen Garvin on November 8th, 2011

Fall is here, and on the east side of the Cascades, that means brisk air, brilliant fall color and a secret cache of…

Wild Foraging near Mt. Hood

written by Eileen Garvin on September 26th, 2011

Mt. Hood looked ghostly on my southbound drive down Highway 35 on Friday morning, with smoke from multiple wildfires…

High Desert Discovery Scenic Byway

  • Distance: 127 M / 204 Km
  • Minimum Driving Time: 5-7 Hours
  • Best Time to Drive: Late Spring Through Fall

Covered with juniper and sagebrush and dotted with dramatic mountain ranges, this is the true frontier country, a…

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway

  • Distance: 363 M / 584 Km
  • Minimum Driving Time: 10-12 Hours
  • Best Time to Drive: Winter Through Summer

Yes, it's possible to drive the entire Pacific Coast Scenic Byway in a single day -- but you'll want more time to…

Roses and Butterflies

written by Grant McOmie on September 15th, 2011

While seasonal changes may be locked into the annual calendar, isn’t it nice to know that nature can have her way…

Oregon River Sports Inc

3400 Franklin Blvd Eugene, OR 97403

Guided raft or inflatable kayak trips on the McKenzie, John Day and Umpqua Rivers. Hourly canoe and kayak rentals at…


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