A Toast of Two Cities

Wine Country Weekend: Newberg or McMinnville?

McMinnville and Newberg regularly vie for the title of top wine-country town. We turn the spotlight on their hottest new spots to help you decide who deserves the honor.

09/21/2012 By Kasey Cordell

Beyond the Bridges

Ashland’s New Act

Something’s afoot in Ashland, and it isn’t just the Shakespeare Festival. Explore the city’s latest renaissance.

06/15/2012 By Kasey Cordell

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...

04/11/2012 By Kasey Cordell

Beyond the Bridges

Spring Bounty

Savor Eugene’s farm-fresh foodie vibe—plus a brand new boutique hotel for you Ducks fans.

03/23/2012 By Kasey Cordell

Weekend Away

Spring Break Escapes

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

03/14/2012

Beyond the Bridges

Back in the High Life

Just a 90-minute flight away, Park City’s slopes promise a powdery alternative to the Cascades . . . plus an après-ski scene that’s heating up.

11/25/2011 By Kristen Gould Case

Slideshow

Fall Getaways: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

Fall was made for long weekends. As the sun settles lower and lower in our sky there’s no better time to escape the city and savor the few quiet, crisp weekends of autumn.

09/19/2011

Beyond the Bridges

The Long Goodbye

Get your final fill of summer sun at Washington's Long Beach Peninsula.

08/19/2011 By Kasey Cordell

Beyond the Bridges

Wild Wheels

Nature lovers and daredevils alike are finding Oakridge an attractive spot for cycling adventure.

06/29/2011 By Rachel Ritchie

Beyond The Bridges

Desert Greens

Head to Bend for a gorgeous golf getaway at Pronghorn Resort, a once private golf community now open to the public.

02/14/2011 By Kasey Cordell

Beyond the Bridges

Sunshine & Wine

With postcard-worthy views of the Pacific to the south and the shadowy Santa Ynez Mountains to the north, the trip from Santa Barbara’s palm-studded municipal airport to downtown is fraught with neck-craning distractions. But truly, it's the local wine co

11/16/2010 By Kasey Cordell

Get Out

Weekend Plans

Hoyt Arboretum, Backcountry Ski Expo, and Lovin’ Your Rivers

11/12/2010

Get Out

Weekend Plans

Catch SkiFever and snap up those season passes—prices go up Monday.

11/05/2010

Weekend

Owl releases, Sunday Parkways, and more

Weekend Plans

09/24/2010

Weekend

Weekend Plans

Park yourself in the street, meet some new friends, and get the kids out of the house.

09/17/2010

Cover Story

Wine Country Weekends

Whether you're a seasoned explorer, or even a Willamette Valley vino newbie, we've got the travel tips.

09/14/2010 By Hannah Wallace

Get Out

Weekend Plans: A trio of hikes on Mount Hood

Sweeping mountain views, bike swaps, and organically fueled festivals—get the word out, it’s the weekend.

09/10/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide

Campfire tales, migrating hawks, and the season’s newest gear—time for last-minute Labor Day plans.

09/03/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide

Creepy crawlies, cyclocross races, and cinematic wonders—grab a front row seat for the weekend.

08/27/2010