Posted on Friday, September 13, 2013 - 14:24
As Oregonians, we are always looking for more ways to spend time outdoors—hiking, surfing, cycling—you get the idea. So it’s no surprise that fishing season is one of the greatest times of year. And in Oregon, people fish for trout more than any other kind of fish, thanks in part to the more than 7,000,000 trout stocked each year by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.
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Posted on Friday, August 16, 2013 - 13:57
Did you know that the deepest lake in the United States, the largest sea cave in the world and the nation’s most photographed lighthouse are all found in the same state? That’s right. We love our home state of Oregon, and what better way to enjoy it than to visit one of the beautiful Oregon state parks.
Oregon is incredibly geographically diverse, and there are activities and outdoor recreation... Continue Reading
Posted on Friday, August 2, 2013 - 11:00
Even though we all love cozying up in a warm hotel room when you’re staying away from home, nothing says “Oregonian” quite like roughing it at a local campsite. And as Oregonians, we are lucky to have plenty of great camping areas, in the midst of recreation and natural beauty across the state.
In case you don’t have time to pick up a copy of Camping for Dummies, we’ve created a foolproof guide... Continue Reading
Posted on Friday, July 26, 2013 - 12:19
When you’re walking by a craps table in a casino, you might feel like you’ve stepped into a scene from The Hangover. Shouts, laughs and high fives are all typical behaviors of craps players when the dice are hot. But don’t be intimidated by the high energy if you’ve never played—in a game of craps, the only thing greater than the excitement is the sense of community as players win together, lose... Continue Reading
Posted on Friday, July 19, 2013 - 16:17
The Oregon coast is for fun activities of all kinds for the whole family. But one activity that you won’t want to miss is crabbing.
The Oregon coast is the perfect location for crabbing nearly all-year round, except mid-October through November when the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife closes the season.
Before you go, you’ll need a shellfish license for everyone age 14 and older. And you’... Continue Reading