Outdoors

cougar hot springs

Travel Spotlight: Cougar Hot Springs

Five cascading pools of milky blue water flow down the hill and make up Terwilliger Hot Springs, more commonly called Cougar Hot Springs, near Blue River.

Oregon’s Extreme Getaways

For those who like to live on the adventurous side, these extreme getaways take you into the depths of Oregon, filled with adrenaline and unmatched beauty.

short sands, surfing, oswald west state park

Autumn Surfing

Then I remembered the point of all this—the joy of being in the water, among waves, surrounded by cliffs and Sitka spruce trees, at daybreak, in autumn.

path of totality, total solar eclipse

Reserve Your Campsite for the Total Solar Eclipse

Starting on Thursday, November 17, campsites in the eclipse’s “path of totality” will open for reservation—and they’re predicted to fill up within hours.

michael dallas miller, mind and body

Clearing the Mind

Michael Dallas Miller found that cooking helped him to handle his depression and anxiety, and trail running boosted his mood.