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COASTAL EATS

Local Radio Host and Laughing Planet Team Up to Resurrect Astoria’s Custard King

Road trip alert! KNRK 94.7 morning host Greg Glover to re-open 1950s-era frozen custard and burger stand on Astoria’s main drag this June.

  • By Kelly Clarke
  • Published 05/12/2015
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DAY TRIP

A Storm Chasing Weekend to Remember

This winter, head for the North Coast and revel in buckets of Oregon rain.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 02/02/2015
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NORTHWEST EVENTS

Stout Month is Back!

Once again, Astoria's Fort George Brewery celebrates the coziest of winter brews this February with a month of good beer and cheer.

  • By Cervante Pope
  • Published 01/22/2015
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FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Inside Astoria’s New Riverfront Brewpub Buoy Beer

Craft beer, fresh seafood, and front-row views of the Columbia combine with Astoria history in the North Coast town’s newest brewery.

  • By Brooke Bass
  • Published 09/02/2014
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Slideshow

Slide Show: Fresh Bites and Brews at Buoy Beer

Craft beer, fresh seafood, and front-row views of the Columbia combine with Astoria history in the North Coast town’s newest brewery.

  • Published 09/02/2014
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SEIZE THE SUMMER

8 Low-Key Oregon Adventures

The recipe for a great day will often involve a balanced blend of walking, pedaling, food, and beer.

  • By Rachel Ritchie, Eden Dawn, Allison Jones, Margaret Seiler, Michael Zusman, and Maya Seaman
  • Published 08/01/2014
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JUST BECAUSE

Ninja Turtles... in Astoria!

Before Michael Bay's dubstep-tastic reboot next month, we revisit Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III, when Astoria doubled as ancient Japan.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 07/11/2014
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NORTHWEST EVENTS

Goonies Day is Almost Here!

Starting June 6, Astoria pulls out the stops to celebrate the '80s cult classic. Yes, it's a thing.

  • By Nicole Cordier
  • Published 05/15/2014
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JUST BECAUSE

The Shipwrecks of the Northwest

A new softcover book, Man & the Sea, chronicles the stunning (and strangely beautiful) shipwrecks of Oregon's past.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 03/06/2014
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DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans

Last-minute Valentine ideas, swilling stout in Astoria, indulging your Olympic fantasies, and treasure hunting in Gold Beach

  • By Caitlin Feldman
  • Published 02/10/2014
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WEEKEND AWAY

Coastal Wine Fest Smackdown

We compare the Oregon coast's two biggest wine festivals: the Newport juggernaut and the Astoria upstart

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 01/31/2014
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GETAWAYS

A North Coast Winter Weekend

Oregon's northernmost shores aren't only for summer kite-flying! We've got the scoop on what to do, eat, and see in Astoria this season.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 12/20/2013
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CULINARY ROAD TRIPS

Oregon Coast Seafood Circuit

From fish and chips to fine dining powered by shoreline foraging, we reveal the best seaside spots to satisfy your coastal cravings.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 09/03/2013
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INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Travel Talk in the July Issue

Travel tips and outdoor adventures from Portland Monthly's July issue in one handy place, including Mt Hood hikes and our Oregon Golf Guide

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 07/03/2013
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OREGON BEER GUIDE

Oregon Beer Destinations

Weekend trips into the heart of beer country—Astoria, Hood River, and Bend

  • By Christian DeBenedetti
  • Published 07/01/2013
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ON THE WATER

HWY 101

A mile-by-mile guide to secret eats, hikes, and sights on our iconic coastal road

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/01/2013
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HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans

Astoria's new 3D shark exhibit, a hilarious ski and snowboard race on Mission Ridge, and Southern Oregon's newest AVA

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 03/27/2013
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BRAND SPANKIN' NEW

New (and Improved) Northwest Hotels!

A lavish new spot in Seattle and an affordable Astoria hotel give you more good reasons to get away.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 03/26/2013
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WEEKEND AWAY

Cause for Celebration: Oregon's Beautiful Beaches

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of an Oregon bill that protected our beaches for public use this month, we highlight some of our favorite coastal spots.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 02/25/2013
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Deals & Happenings

Tripster: Weekend Plans

Fall foliage, Astoria's film festival, Harvest Fest in Hood River, and more

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 10/09/2012
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