If travel is a state of mind, Oregon sure makes you wonder: how can one state offer so many unique places with heart pounding outdoor activities.

Here are some of my  favorite “can’t miss” summer adventures that are so easy anyone can find a taste of the great Oregon outdoors.

About the Author: Grant McOmie

Grant McOmie is a Pacific Northwest broadcast journalist, teacher and author who writes and produces stories and special programs about the people, places, outdoor activities and environmental issues of the Pacific Northwest. A fifth generation Oregon native, Grant’s roots run deepest in the central Oregon region near Prineville and Redmond where his family continues to live.

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    This summer, there are hard to resist summer fishing opportunities that center on really big runs of really big silver-sided salmon and steelhead.Don’t pass this summer by head outdoors and go fishing in Oregon’s rivers and…

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