Author Archives: Mike.S

Labor Day Weekend – Things to do in Oregon

Labor Day is fastly approaching, and for some of you it’s the last hurrah of the summer. So let’s go out with a bang. Labor Day, or the working man’s holiday, was first proposed by labor union leader Peter Maguire …

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STARVATION CREEK-WATERFALL HUNTING AT ITS FINEST

The Columbia River Gorge is one of the ultimate hiking destinations here in the Pacific Northwest. Scenic drives, gorgeous waterfalls, and stunning views of the Columbia River leaves no question as to why this place has become such a popular …

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A Total Solar Eclipse – The Chance Of A Lifetime

In case you haven’t heard, on August 21st there will be a total solar eclipse that will march it’s way across the United States from Oregon to South Carolina. It will be the first time that has happened in 99 …

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The ten essential items for car camping that you probably don’t think about.

For those of you who are hardcore backpackers you should probably move along. But if you’re car camping and want to take it to the next level, here are ten things that will open up a whole new world of …

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THE ADVENTURES OF MAGGIE AND ROWDY – THINGS YOU CAN DO IN A DAY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST

One of the great things about living in Portland is that you’re always close to the most amazing spots on the planet. There is so much to do and see. Here is a short post on one of those adventures. …

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U.S. Outdoor Ski & Snowboard Demo Daze at Timberline Lodge

We may be holding this demo day on April Fools Day, but this is NO JOKE! US Outdoor is holding a FREE ski and snowboard demo at Timberline Lodge. Come out and shred on all of next year’s equipment! We …

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