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Travel ideas and tips around the Pacific Northwest for weekend wariors.
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Little Deschutes has pretty paddling; From Sunriver, a trip upstream offers lovely scenery

Little Deschutes has pretty paddling; From Sunriver, a trip upstream offers lovely scenery | Northwest Weekender | Scoop.it
I think I want to move to Sunriver.After 10½ years in Central Oregon, I'm finally beginning to understand the appeal of the resort community south of Bend: It's pretty, it's clean, it's conveniently located and the people are friendly.
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Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway - Travel Oregon

Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway - Travel Oregon | Northwest Weekender | Scoop.it
When the weather warms, it seems far too many Oregon byways can be busy blurs that just don’t allow you enough time to slow down, get out of the rac…...
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Olympic National Park, Washington

Olympic National Park, Washington | Northwest Weekender | Scoop.it
The easy 3-mile (one-way) hike to Shi Shi Beach, near Neah Bay, is best made at low tide, when you encounter some of the best tidepools on Earth. Against the backdrop of towering sea stacks, Pacific waves, and the occasional kayaker, peer down at neon pink and chartreuse sea anemones and bright orange seastars.
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The 11 Best Booze Events to Kill Your Liver in June

The 11 Best Booze Events to Kill Your Liver in June | Northwest Weekender | Scoop.it
Image of the North American Organic Beer Fest courtesy brx0 via Flickr You work very hard (stop laughing) and you're likely due for a sabbatical, which is great timing,...
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Wildflower Hikes - Travel Oregon

Wildflower Hikes - Travel Oregon | Northwest Weekender | Scoop.it
Hiking in spring and early summer is a treasure hunt of color as wildflowers bloom in the meadows and mountains of Oregon.
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Quiet islands in British Columbia

Quiet islands in British Columbia | Northwest Weekender | Scoop.it

Hidden beaches dot the rocky shoreline, and fields break up the hilly, timbered interior; gravel roads lead to secluded homes, small farms, and artists' studios. They could be two of Washington's San Juan Islands ― and would be, if the line had been drawn just a few miles to the north

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