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Dec 22, 2010
Trail of the Month
The Ridgefield wildlife complex includes more than 5,200 acres of marshes, ponds, sloughs, and lakes—a welcome sight to a staggering array of migratory birds.
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Sep 13, 2010
Trail of the Month
Located just 30 minutes from downtown Portland, Oxbow Regional Park remains a surprisingly untamed destination. Red foxes, blacktail deer, bald eagles, blue herons—even black bears and cougars—roam...
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Apr 30, 2010
Trail of the Month
This month, head over to the Tualatin River Wildlife Refuge to glimpse local fauna.
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May 20, 2009
Feature
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...
Thumbnail for - Cherry Orchard Trail
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
Activity: Snowshoeing Why it’s great: You may accumulate a few icicles in your beard on the trek to Frog Lake Buttes, a windy 5,294-foot peak near Government Camp. But with the state’s snowpack...
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May 19, 2009
Activity: Hiking Why it’s great: A morning spent exploring the rolling hills of this 185-acre wilderness museum will introduce visitors to nearly 9,000 tree and plant specimens from around the...
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