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Period Piece

The Governor Hotel—a famous Portland destination—turns one hundred this year, and to celebrate we unlock its secrets.

  • By Isaac Darnall
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Cherry Orchard Trail

A windswept meadow leads to an abandoned cherry orchard

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

Mudroom

How To…Pluck A Person Off Mount Hood

The January 17 helicopter rescue of Mount Hood climber Michael Leming certainly wasn’t the first time the National Guard’s 1042nd Medical Company has picked someone off the peak, but it might have been the last—at least for a while. The company and

  • By Sam Holder
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Fresh Tracks

Ever wonder what Vail looked like before it became Vail? Head to Tamarack, Idaho, a megaresort in the making.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Discovery Channel

Even when viewed from the fourth-floor deck of a behemoth ocean liner, the berg-clogged bays of Alaska’s Inside Passage will cause your jaw to drop.

  • By Ted Katauskas
  • Published 05/19/2009

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A Weekend Caper

The beachfront town of Pacific City isn’t all that cute. Yet. And that is precisely its appeal.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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The Joys of Old

To experience the splendor of the Olympic Peninsula, step away from your car and head into the trees.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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City of Spectacles

Infused with millions of dollars, Seattle’s reinvigorated arts scene gives visitors a whole new perspective.

  • By Jessica C. Voelker
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Forget Paris

A weekend escape with your honey is just a short road trip away.

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Cannonball Run

Mt Hood Meadows brings in heavy artillery to control avalanches.

  • By Julian Smith
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Mission Statement

Its a blustery Wednesday morning and don't you wish you were here? For more getaway ideas in sunny California search our "*Find a Getaway*":http://www.portlandmonthlymag.com/travel-and-outdoors/find-a-getaway/#/search:name=California&nwregion=false/ map.

  • By Claire Martin
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Peak Conditions

I had my choice of 600 miles of trails that crisscross through the Eagle Cap Wilderness (which makes up the heart of the Wallowas), and I took the steep climb to Aneroid Lake, a spectacular alpine pool that sits at 7,500 feet. I can peer down on Wallo

  • By Megan McMorris
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Raging Beauty

Sure, Oregon has the most wild and scenic rivers in the country. But we want another one.

  • By Kristen Hall-Geisler
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Close Range

12 Northwest mountain escapes where you'll find plenty of powder—and none of the crowds.

  • By Tom Colligan
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Beyond Manhattan

Looking for the authentic New York City? Then get thee to Brooklyn, where neighborhoods in transition are defining the Big Apple’s future.

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Stumping Grounds

What’s right about Oregon’s first new state park in nearly three decades? Not much.

  • By Bill Donahue
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Boom Town

Say so long to Las Vegas’s Disney past. (Yes!) The era of decadence is in full swing.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Border Patrol

My friend Jeremy and I are baby-stepping down a path—gingerly, oh so gingerly, because by “path,” I mean a jagged scar through a vertiginous deathscape of blackberry brambles, undoubtedly forged by a secretive and murderous cult—into a narrow

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Roll With It

Clever Cycles caters to the commuter cyclist.

  • By Ethan Smith
  • Published 05/19/2009

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King of the Hill

A board-sports fanatic adds yet another plank to his quiver in order to tackle an unlikely element: sand.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009
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