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Trail of the Month

Little Huckleberry Mountain

Come for the berries and stay for the dramatic views on your hike up Little Huckleberry Mountain.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 08/19/2011
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Trail of the Month

Mount Defiance

Visit the highest point in the Columbia River Gorge for a stunning variety of views.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/20/2011
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Trail of the Month

Trout Lake Ice Cave

The Trout Lake Ice Cave in Washington state, is a lava tube glaciere, which boasts otherworldly icy pillars, columns and crystallized stalagmites.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 04/22/2011

Trail of the Month

Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge

The Ridgefield wildlife complex includes more than 5,200 acres of marshes, ponds, sloughs, and lakes—a welcome sight to a staggering array of migratory birds.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 12/22/2010
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Trail of the Month

Oxbow Regional Park

Located just 30 minutes from downtown Portland, Oxbow Regional Park remains a surprisingly untamed destination. Red foxes, blacktail deer, bald eagles, blue herons—even black bears and cougars—roam among the 1,200-acre expanse. But it’s the wa

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 09/13/2010

Trail of the Month

Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge

This month, head over to the Tualatin River Wildlife Refuge to glimpse local fauna.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 04/30/2010
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Feature

Hikes & Bikes

One of the best things about living in Portland is the ease with which we can escape the city for more rugged delights. So we paged through guidebooks, consulted local experts, and wore a little leather off our own boots...

  • By Bart Blasengame, Victoria Nguyen, Ariel Bleicher, Kaitlin Johnson, Brian Barker, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/20/2009

Article

Cherry Orchard Trail

A windswept meadow leads to an abandoned cherry orchard

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Frog Lake Buttes

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Hoyt Arboretum

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009
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