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News and Notes

Be Good to the Last Drop

A new way to calculate your water footprint

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 08/18/2010

Field Report

Hike of the Week: Opal Creek

The Dog Days of Summer call for miles of tree-shaded trails, deep green pools—and a water slide.

  • Published 08/17/2010
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Beyond the Bridges

Ferried Away

Visit Portland's closest Northwest island getaway—Vashon Island, located a brief ferry ride away from Seattle.

  • By Ariana Donalds
  • Published 08/16/2010
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The Mudroom

Make Grove, Not War

Portland-based humanitarian organization Mercy Corps are helping to sew the seeds to peace in North Korea, one Oregon apple tree at a time.

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 08/16/2010
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Trail of the Month

Bonney Butte

Visit the short Bonney Butte Trail this fall for a spectacular view—the best in the state—of Oregon's birds of prey.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 08/16/2010

News and Notes

Singletrack Savior?

NPR travels to Oakridge to find out if mountain biking can save a town.

  • Published 08/16/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide

Twilight racing, watershed exploration, and a forest full of friends—say hello to the weekend.

  • Published 08/13/2010

News and Notes

White Out

A paddle boarder finds some toothy company in the water.

  • Published 08/13/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide

Jam bands, skirt chasing, and going barefoot—it’s a weekend to write home about.

  • Published 08/06/2010

Article

Serve St. Helens

Mount St. Helens institute asks avid hikers to treck the trails with intention.

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 08/03/2010
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