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    Leave it better than you found it…our hiking motto

Leave it better than you found it…our …

The campground was peaceful and mostly empty.  The tall Douglas fir trees overhead promised shade from the hot sunny day,…

Vesuvius Gold Mine – Abandoned Oregon Gold Mine

9 activities to keep your kids busy on camping …

Explore Musick Mine on Bohemia Mountain for a …

Stay in the historic Musick Guard Station – Forest …

After a major illness forced us to miss our “grand adventure” last summer, we wanted to make this summer’s adventure…

Hunting for Painted Rocks in Springfield, Oregon

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

Proxy Falls – Willamette National Forest

Thompson’s Mill State Heritage Site

While paging through an Oregon State Parks guide, I noticed a listing for a state park less than an hour…

Lund Park Campground – Umpqua National Forest

A small perspective on a world with endless …

Trestle Creek Falls and Trail – Brice Creek