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Nov 12, 2010
Hoyt Arboretum More than 1,000 species of plants and trees reside inside the Hoyt Arboretum. How well do you know them all? Odds are, you’ll be something of an expert after tagging along on a tour...
Nov 5, 2010
SkiFever Problem: You’ve just taken stock of your ski and board quiver, and, well, to put it mildly, your sticks are out of ammo. Solution: A three-day blizzard of ski industry dealers, vendors,...
Oct 8, 2010
Ainsworth Linear Arboretum Planted by Friends of Trees back in 2003, the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum is home to some 60 varieties of rare and native trees such as ginkgo bilboas, Purple European...
Sep 24, 2010
Harvest Festival Tonight, Kruger’s Farm on Sauvie Island is hosting Howl at the Moon! Harvest Night, a benefit for the Portland Audubon Society. Hop on a hayride in search of migrating birds,...
Sep 17, 2010
Park(ing) Day If you’re wondering what all those mini patches of Astroturf are doing cropping up around the city, don’t worry; the Brady Bunch hasn’t invaded P-town for a reunion show. Its just...
Sep 10, 2010
The window for high country hiking around here is a short one. Apparently, even more so this year, thanks to the summer’s unceremonious (and just downright cruel) disappearance this week. But...
Sep 3, 2010
Forgot to reserve that campsite for the long weekend? This evening you can (likely) still take advantage of the first come, first-serve sites out at Oxbow Regional Park near...
Aug 27, 2010
Nature Inspires Art We’re way past chainsaw carvings here. The 2nd annual Nature Inspires Art gathering at Tryon Creek State Park features renderings from a dozen local artists working in a...
Aug 20, 2010
RiverFest 2010 RiverFest gets underway this morning with a wicked-cold endurance swim relay and a community paddle put on by the Lower Columbia River Estuary Partnership. (If you get a chance,...
Aug 16, 2010
Beyond the Bridges
Visit Portland's closest Northwest island getaway—Vashon Island, located a brief ferry ride away from Seattle.
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