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Oregon Dunes: Hiking, Sandboarding, Horseback Riding, ATVing…It’s all here

The Oregon Dunes is the biggest stretch of sand dunes in all of North America and it is right in our backyard. The Oregon Dunes

April 02, 2012 Surfing, Trips and Trails
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Rock Climbing and Mountaineering Guides in Oregon

Oregon is a prime location for rock climbing. While it’s important to have a grasp of the basics, you don’t need to be an expert

April 01, 2012 Climbing
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The Three Best Trails to Hike on the Oregon Coast

Our Oregon Coast spans about 363 miles along the Pacific Ocean. That is some serious space to do some surfing, camping, combing, and especially hiking.

March 30, 2012 Trips and Trails
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Eastern Oregon Backpacking and Fishing : Exploring the Snake River in Hells Canyon

Hells Canyon is the deepest river gorge in America, measuring a mile and a half from the bottom of the river in Granite Creek Rapids

March 29, 2012 Backpacking, Trips and Trails
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Surfing the Cove in Seaside, Oregon

I went to college in Washington State, so the Oregon coast was only a stones throw away. With primo waves and really good camping, it

March 15, 2012 Surfing, Trips and Trails
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Backcountry Boozin: Taking Your Favorite Drinks on the Trail

For those of you of age, it’s not hard to cut loose on a backpacking trip when you’re in your element. You climb hard and

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The 3 Backpacking Stoves That Every Outdoorsman Should Own

Backpacking season is just around the corner here in Oregon. Every backpacker, whether you’re a lightweight fiend or an amenity mule, needs a good reliable

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The 24 Essentials You Need in The Backcountry: The Ready Bag

The “Ready Bag” is a stuff sack of essentials that every backpacker, backcountry skier, and outdoorsman should carry. While hiking the Pacific Crest Trail in

February 21, 2012 Backcountry Skiing, Backpacking
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Trout Creek Climbing Area: Ruled Seasonally Closed By the BLM

On first of February, 2012, the Bureau of Land Management closed Trout Creek climbing area near Madras, OR citing several concerns over wildlife habitat preservation

February 17, 2012 Climbing
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Review of the Black Diamond Megawatt 2011-12: All You’ll Ever Need for Pond Skimming

When you don’t get what you want try, try again! I bought a set of last years Black Diamond Megawatts demo fleet from a local

February 06, 2012 Backcountry Skiing, Skiing