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Thumbnail for - How To…Hunt for Huckleberries
Jul 20, 2009
Mudroom
If you plan on picking huckleberries this August, make sure you have a game plan.
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Jul 20, 2009
Mudroom
Finish your summer the way it should be finished: a potent Pimm's Cup, a beautiful sunset, a bit of ballet, a scenic staircase, and a lot of luxury.
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Jun 22, 2009
Feature
Only fifty-five of Oregon's twelve thousand waterways are accorded protection by the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Even so, exploring exploring all fifty-five would take a lifetime. For this summer,...
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Jun 22, 2009
Mudroom
For all its recognition as a cyclist’s nirvana, Portland has a dirty little secret: the city is home to only six miles of single-track mountain-biking trails. Nowhere is this dirt deficit more...
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May 20, 2009
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One of the best things about living in Portland is the ease with which we can escape the city for more rugged delights. So we paged through guidebooks, consulted local experts, and wore a little...
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May 19, 2009
Activity: Hiking Distance: 5 miles, out and back Rating: Moderate Why it’s great Awash in early wildflowers like cone-shaped lupines and blue-and-white Pacific hound’s tongue, this rarely...
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May 19, 2009
Mt Hood Meadows brings in heavy artillery to control avalanches.
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May 19, 2009
I had my choice of 600 miles of trails that crisscross through the Eagle Cap Wilderness (which makes up the heart of the Wallowas), and I took the steep climb to Aneroid Lake, a spectacular alpine...
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May 19, 2009
12 Northwest mountain escapes where you'll find plenty of powder—and none of the crowds.
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May 19, 2009
"IF IT SEEMS BARREN,” the publicist for L.L. Stub Stewart Memorial State Park told me before I drove west to visit the attraction, which opened this summer in the Coast Range, “just try to...
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