If you’re a freethinking adventurer and roamer of roads, you are officially encouraged to take a road trip with a purpose: The Oregon 150 Challenge. Oregon’s Sesquicentennial celebration (going on right now) is a spectacular excuse to get out and explore your favorite nooks and investigate a new cranny or two, while taking advantage of special deals all over the state. Complete The Oregon 150 Challenge by visiting five of the thousands of notable, delicious, quirky and beautiful places in Oregon and you’ll be eligible to win a Grand Oregon Tour.

Start by making your dream list of places to visit at TravelOregon.com/Challenge.

about author Rhiannon West Chamberlain

Rhiannon is a native Oregonian who grew up exploring the nooks and crannies of the Oregon Coast and daydreaming in Powell’s City of Books. She now lives in NE Portland with her husband and her new baby boy and looks forward to teaching him to love Oregon as much as she does. Rhiannon attended both the University of Oregon and Portland State University, where she studied Journalism and Mass Media. She claims to ‘bleed green’ and happily cheers for both the Ducks and the Vikings every chance she gets. In her free time, Rhiannon enjoys sipping Oregon Pinot, finding new restaurants, bargain hunting and trying new recipes – sometimes successfully. She has a child-like enthusiasm for trying new things and rediscovering old ones – such as skee-ball, mini golf, and big slides.

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