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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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Bounty Hunters

Tired of your 9-to-5 gig? The Columbia River is teeming with cash—if you catch the right fish.

  • By Jason Cohen
  • Published 05/19/2009

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High Lonesome

Wild mustangs, secret hot springs and a mountain that rises from the desert floor: Welcome to Harney County, USA.

  • By Tim Neville
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Money Cycle

How can a half-mile bike trail cost $750,000?

  • By Hannah Feldman
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Walk On

Only Portland boasts an integrated network of both trails and streets that turns much of our city into one giant pedestrian playground.

  • By Anna Hirsh
  • Published 05/19/2009

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The Danger Zone

Ever wondered whether you could outrun the lava if Mount Hood blew its lid? We have.

  • By Julian Smith
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Booty Call

Mount Hood’s disappearing snow reveals a trove of lost goodies. Cell phone, anyone?

  • By Anna Hirsh
  • Published 05/19/2009

Mudroom

Five Reasons…Why Portland Kicks Seattle’s Ass

After _Seattle_ magazine printed the reasons not to move to Portland, we couldn't help but fight back. Here's why Portland--not Seattle--is the Northwest's best city.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Easy Rider

I swapped out my skis for a powder cruiser.

  • By Jim Gullo
  • Published 05/19/2009
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