Silver Falls State Park – Family-Friendly Hike near Salem, …

Whether you like long hikes or short ones near the car, Silver Falls State Park has everything you’ll want.  Hike the full 7.2 mile Trail of Ten Falls to see…

Proxy Falls – Willamette National Forest

Thompson’s Mill State Heritage Site

Lund Park Campground – Umpqua National Forest

A small perspective on a world with endless …

The trail to Trestle Creek Falls is relatively hard and not wheelchair or stroller accessible, it contains several places of moderate danger. However, the trail is easy enough for kids…

Trestle Creek Falls and Trail – Brice Creek

Salt Creek Falls – Oakridge, Oregon

The perfect path for a rainy-day walk with …

Hiking the new Thurston Hills Natural Area – Willamalane

It’s not even officially open yet, but I can tell you already that Willamalane’s brand new Thurston Hills Natural Area in Springfield, Oregon, is a gem.  The grand opening is…

5 ways to stay cool when it’s 110 degrees

Dorris Ranch – Willamalane Parks, Springfield

Leaburg Fish Hatchery – An easy day trip for …