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7 Cool Spots to Escape the Summer Heat in Oregon

With the heat of summer right around the corner, it’s time for residents and visitors alike to start looking for places to escape the heat. Luckily for them, there is no shortage of places around the state, even in some of its more unlikely corners, where you can find cool relief on even the hottest … Read more

This Charming Oregon Coast Town Is an Under the Radar Gem

One of the most iconic landmarks on the Oregon Coast is Haystack Rock, which towers over the beach in Cannon Beach. But did you know that there are actually two sea stacks named Haystack Rock on the coast? The other sits in the waters just off the coast from the tranquil, off-the-beaten-path town of Pacific … Read more

Escape Reality at This Other Worldly Oregon Destination

Deep in the Oregon outback sits a landmark that has been attracting land speed record chasers, campers, and adventure seekers for decades. What was once a flourishing lake now this area is now one of the flattest stretches of land in the country and the perfect place to experience the surreal experience of driving, biking, … Read more

11 Exciting Day Trips from San Francisco to Explore Beyond the Bay

If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of San Francisco, then you’re in luck, as the regions surrounding the Bay Area make for outstanding day trip destinations. Here, you can find quaint towns, picturesque wineries, wild stretches of coastline, and towering redwood forests perfect for escaping into for an afternoon. From the rugged … Read more

12 Shockingly Beautiful State Parks Across the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest is blessed with an abundance of natural beauty. Its coastlines, high mountain peaks, stunning waterfalls, and varying landscapes mean that no matter where you turn, there is a sight to behold. In many states, these parks would be the peak attraction, but here, they are just one of a dozen state parks … Read more

Treasure Hunting Comes to Life in This Oregon Coast Town

We know you don’t need any additional reasons to make an excuse to visit the Oregon Coast. With its stunning beauty, fascinating towns, and breathtaking wildlife, this part of Oregon is a destination that is all unto itself. But in the city of Lincoln City, they have a program that just may have you coming … Read more

12 Majestic Animals You Can See on an Alaskan Cruise

An Alaskan cruise is a dream vacation that will put you front and center for the best the state has to offer. This includes towering cliffs plummeting straight into the ocean, ice-blue glaciers shedding massive icebergs off of their faces, scenic towns, and, of course, purely Alaskan wildlife. For many, a chance to see these … Read more