High Life Adventure, Warrenton

Just outside of Astoria, High Life Adventure debuted a new eight-line zipline tour on June 1. The two-hour tour flies along 1,600 feet at heights of up to 60 feet off the ground. From $99

Need a respite from Portland’s 90+ degree days?

You’ll find it on Oregon’s north coast, where temperatures dip about ten degrees lower than the city and a host of new restaurants, hotels, and attractions give you plenty of reason to pack the car and head west, young man (and woman and child and dog).

View our slide show to get the lowdown on the top new spots.

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