Slideshow

Slide Show: 50 Reasons To Love Winter

Do Portland's dark months have you feeling blue? Let us and "*Heidi, the new Timberline puppy*":/travel-and-outdoors/articles/meet-heidi-december-2010/, come to the rescue with 50 great ways to ward off the wet and chill. Consider it your personal guide t

12/15/2010

Environment

Coyote Ugly?

Wait till you hear what Chicago is doing with their wild doggies

12/07/2010

Preview

Hood to Coast Premiere

Oregon’s signature running event gets the red carpet treatment

12/06/2010

Get Out

Here’s Mud in Your Beer

The Stanley Portland Cup is Your Last Chance of the Year to Experience Cyclocross Portland Style.

12/01/2010 By Geoff Earl

Get Out

Hot to Trot

Three Thanksgiving morning fun runs

11/18/2010

Portland Monthly Book Exerpt

Human/Nature

In his new autobiography, _Cache: Creating Natural Economies_, Spencer Beebe offers a tell-all look at his successes, failures, and the larger, often rut-ridden forks in the road between.

11/18/2010 By Spencer Beebe

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

Gadgets

Like big trees? There’s an app for that.

Portland’s Heritage Trees fit right inside your iPhone.

11/16/2010

Trail of the Month

Klickitat Trail

Tucked in the rain shadow of the Cascades, the Klickitat Trail once rumbled with Burlington Northern railcars. Today, the 31-mile path links the towns of Lyle and Warwick, and is a haven for sun-starved hikers and bikers.

11/16/2010 With Brian Barker

Preview

Living With Wolves

Oregon Field Guide examines the state’s most controversial residents

11/15/2010

Get Out

Weekend Plans

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

11/12/2010

Deals

Wax On

REI lays it on thick for the next week.

11/10/2010

Get Out

Weekend Plans

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

11/05/2010

Preview

Double Feature

Wild & Scenic Film Festival and the premiere of EP Films’ The Great Migration. Catch them both next week.

11/03/2010

Surf

Nelscott Reef Big Wave Classic

Surfers have the greenlight to chase one of the world’s scariest waves

11/01/2010

Environment

Green Parties

In need of some last minute homework on a candidate’s environmental record? OLCV has you covered.

11/01/2010

WEEKEND PICKS!

Halloween Haunt Spots

Culturephile culls some of the ghostliest places to hold your Halloween revels.

10/29/2010 By Anne Adams

Announcements

Banks-Vernonia State Trail connection complete

Last link in place for the state’s first rails-to-trails path

10/26/2010

Snow

La Nina Comes Calling

Weather pattern woos resorts on Hood, but is she in it for the long haul?

10/25/2010

Halloween

Scary Good

A round up of outdoor Halloween happenings

10/22/2010