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Beach Retreats

From pizza night at Cannon Beach to sandboarding the dunes of Florence, we've got the best places to stay, play, and chow down on the coast.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/01/2013
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Ocean Alchemy

Great artisan salts are made across the world—but not much in the United States. From the mucky shores of Netarts Bay, Ben Jacobsen wants to change that.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 04/12/2013
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Slide Show: Ben Jacobsen's Netarts Bay

Ben Jacobsen shows us around the small coastal town that's home to his new salt making facility.

  • Published 04/12/2013
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Tripster: Weekend Plans

A night with a National Geographic explorer, Mt Hood Meadows Film Festival, and deals during Washington Wine Month. Plus: $397 Hawaii flights and free Salt & Straw ice cream.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 03/13/2013
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Room with a View: Port Orford's Panoramic Escape

A uniquely designed home with world-class views of the Pacific awaits discovery in Port Orford.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 03/12/2013
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Cause for Celebration: Oregon's Beautiful Beaches

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of an Oregon bill that protected our beaches for public use this month, we highlight some of our favorite coastal spots.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 02/25/2013
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Tillamook County Water Trail

A new aquatic wonderland beckons on the Coast.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 02/20/2013
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Tripster: Weekend Plans

Bend's endorphin-charged WinterFest, Stout Month in Astoria, and romance packages at Northwest hotels and resorts.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 02/13/2013
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The Northwest's Most Romantic Retreats, Part 2

We add a dozen pulse-quickening destinations to last year's list. See what made the cut.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 01/29/2013
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Slide Show: 25 Cozy Northwest Lodges

When Jack Frost comes nipping, we head for these amazing Oregon and Washington escapes.

  • Published 11/16/2012
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Tripster: Weekend Plans Sept 26

Fashion Week, beer festivals, and Mt. Hood Meadows season passes.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 09/26/2012
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Weekend Away

Spring Greening: 8 Great Northwest Golf Destinations

From wind-swept coastal links courses to Central Oregon’s posh high-desert resorts, we highlight some of the top spots to knock the rust off your stick...

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 04/11/2012
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Weekend Away

Spring Break Escapes

25 prime places—near and far—to while away your week (or weekend)

  • Published 03/14/2012
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Out and About

Prefab Beach Rental

Tired of painted seashells and coastal kitsch whenever you head to the shore? This new rental is a modern prefab right off the sand in Oceanside, with muted colors, sleek furnishings, and endless views of the sea.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 06/21/2011
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Oregon Coast Guide: X Marks the Spot for Foodies

A stopover in Manzanita promises a cornucopia of culinary delights.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/26/2011
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Oregon Coast Guide: X Marks the Spot for Naturalists

Nature buffs and fresh-air fiends will find the sightseeing in Bandon to be special indeed.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/20/2011
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Oregon Coast Guide: X Marks the Spot for Outdoor Adventurers

Whether it's the pounding surf you crave, or another piece of pie from the Port Hole Cafe, Gold Beach abounds with distinctive distractions.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/20/2011
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Oregon Coast Guide: X Marks the Spot for Families

Yes, there's a fabulous aquarium and plenty of Rogue ale. But families have more in store for them on their next trip to Newport.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 05/20/2011
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Oregon Coast Guide: X Marks the Spot for History Buffs

Add an educational element to your getaway by patronizing points of historical significance in Astoria.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 05/20/2011


Get Out Guide

Beachcombing, wildlife refuges, and a 150-foot-long halfpipe—it's time to jump into the weekend.

  • Published 07/09/2010
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