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May 19, 2009
A board-sports fanatic adds yet another plank to his quiver in order to tackle an unlikely element: sand.
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May 19, 2009
Tired of your 9-to-5 gig? The Columbia River is teeming with cash—if you catch the right fish.
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May 19, 2009
When the Port of Portland revealed its newest bike trail, a nearly half-mile stretch of blacktop connecting the Marine Drive trail to the airport bike path, we were ready to don spandex and...
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May 19, 2009
Only Portland boasts an integrated network of both trails and streets that turns much of our city into one giant pedestrian playground.
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May 19, 2009
AS THE SNOW begins to melt on Mount Hood, the light of day will once again reveal the thousands of pieces of detritus inadvertently left behind by careless snowboarders and skiers. And as they do...
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May 19, 2009
EVEN BEFORE I brought my 3-year-old border collie, Jackpot, home from the Oregon Humane Society in March 2007, there were plenty of warning signs that my life was about to change. Like the one...
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May 19, 2009
AS A BOY growing up outside of Dallas, Texas, in the 1980s, picking a sport to play was a simple matter of multiple choice. Three choices, to be precise: tear up the gridiron like Dallas Cowboys...
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May 19, 2009
It's short. It's sweet. It's summer. And there's nothing worse than wasting these sun-filled days by logging hours behind the wheel just to reach some far-flung peak. (Plus with today's gas prices,...
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May 19, 2009
Hidden amid Portland's concrete and barbed wire, blue herons hunt fish and chorus frogs sing in waters that are cleaner than they have been in years. Plus: How to explore these gems yourself.
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May 19, 2009
THE HIT LIST
Why is this dog smiling? Because she knows she lives in an urban dog-park paradise.
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