OUTDOORS GUIDE 2016
Quintessential Northwest trails. Epic whitewater voyages. Luxuriously lazy floats. Here’s how to make the most of the season.
Benjamin Tepler, Christopher Van Tilberg, and Adam Sawyer
Oregon is world-famous for its Wild and Scenic rivers. Whether you’d rather raft, fish, or float, here are some of our state’s best stretches of water.
Mike Malone came across a hidden gorge near Mount Jefferson. But can you really “discover” a place anymore?
High-desert mesas, gushing waterfalls, and breathtaking wildflower displays: whatever your style, there’s a trail for you.
Benjamin Tepler and Christopher Van Tilberg
The 38-mile scenic bikeway west of Sisters offers panoramic views of central Oregon. And for a few more weeks, it's no motors allowed.
NATIONAL PARK WEEK
For its 100th birthday, the National Park Service is throwing a week-long party. Here’s your guide to keeping it local.
Caitlin Collins and Ramona DeNies
Check out—and into—a lakeside retreat from the team behind Portland's Ace Hotel, a refurbished Masonic temple in wine country, and the Jennings Hotel's new rooms.
Designer Corey Martin unites architecture and landscape in Central Oregon.
Experience the country’s deepest lake in all its wintry glory.
Christopher Van Tilburg