Trail of the Month

Oxbow Regional Park

Located just 30 minutes from downtown Portland, Oxbow Regional Park remains a surprisingly untamed destination. Red foxes, blacktail deer, bald eagles, blue herons—even black bears and cougars—roam among the 1,200-acre expanse. But it’s the wa

09/13/2010 With Brian Barker

Snow

2010 Ski Film Premeries

A bevy of snow swooshing action is headed for Portland theaters.

09/13/2010

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

Snow

Nice Pass

A handy guide to the winter’s must-have accessory.

09/08/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide: Sept 3, 2010

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

09/03/2010

Environment

Call of the Wild

Discussing the fate of Oregon’s wolf conservation plan.

09/02/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide: Aug 27, 2010

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

08/27/2010

Hikes

Hike of the Week: Oneonta Gorge

Get this Columbia River Gorge excursion while it’s hot.

08/25/2010

Things To Do

Flapper Party

Meet up with the Audubon Society’s Birds of Prey tonight

08/24/2010

Preview

Who needs Banff?

Radical Reels Tour coming to Portland

08/23/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide: Aug 20, 2010

Fun runs, boat tours, and a brand new pair of kicks—this weekend fits like a glove.

08/20/2010

Preview

Park Place

Meet Portland’s newest city park

08/19/2010

News and Notes

Be Good to the Last Drop

A new way to calculate your water footprint

08/18/2010 By Lauren Fox

Field Report

Hike of the Week: Opal Creek

The Dog Days of Summer call for miles of tree-shaded trails, deep green pools—and a water slide.

08/17/2010

Things To Do

Rollin' on the River

An intern braves the rapids—your turn!

08/16/2010 By Lauren Fox

Beyond the Bridges

Ferried Away

Get on board for a weekend of bike touring on Washington’s Vashon Island.

08/16/2010 By Ariana Donalds

Trail of the Month

Bonney Butte

Visit the short Bonney Butte Trail this fall for a spectacular view—the best in the state—of Oregon's birds of prey.

08/16/2010 With Brian Barker

The Mudroom

Make Grove, Not War

Portland-based humanitarian organization Mercy Corps are helping to sew the seeds to peace in North Korea, one Oregon apple tree at a time.

08/16/2010 By Lauren Fox

News and Notes

Singletrack Savior?

NPR travels to Oakridge to find out if mountain biking can save a town.

08/16/2010

Weekend Plans

Get Out Guide: Aug 13, 2010

Twilight racing, watershed exploration, and a forest full of friends—say hello to the weekend.

08/13/2010