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woahink lake

Woahink Lake

Woahink Lake’s glassy surface and murky water hide a secret. The lake doubles as an obstacle course for recreational scuba divers and is home to several mock shipwrecks, a yellow submarine, and an 18-foot plastic shark, Mary 18, named for the dispatch call sign of fallen Eugene Police officer Chris Kilcullen.

Editor Kevin Max prepares to board the flying cloud.

Editor’s Letter: July | August

Editor’s Letter: July | August
Editor Kevin Max shares his musings on Kerouac, pre-war baseball on the Sawdust Circuit, and the first 1859 Airstream trip.

mountain biking, boise, idaho

How to Spend a Weekend in Boise

Just a short flight from Portland or a five-hour drive from Bend, Boise offers up an emerging food and drink scene and year-round outdoor activities.

the vintages trailer resort

The Vintages Trailer Resort

Looking for a unique staycation in the heart of Willamette Valley? The Vintages Trailer Resort is the quintessential escape.

powell's bookstore, condon

The Other Powell’s Bookstore

Powell’s Books isn’t just in Portland. Condon, population 682, conceals a small branch of Powell’s Books inside its Country Flowers store.

South Falls, silver falls state park

Trip Planner: Silverton

Silverton, Oregon, with a population of just under 10,000 people, is full of surprises and a reminder that good things can come in small packages.

RiverPlace Hotel

RiverPlace Hotel is a refined retreat, with an inviting fireside, a happening buzz of activity, an artistic ambience.