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I Found a Rock

I Found a Rock

Have you ever gone on a hike and just become fascinated with something you find? I was wandering around Dougan Falls last week, and I found this rock. I was immediately taken by the rock, fascinated by the encounter with it. First, it was the size – this is a BIG rock! When looking around […]

Wednesday On The Water

Wednesday On The Water

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #DouganFalls | #WAStateParks Have you driven the Washougal River Road? It is a long and windy road. Maybe wear your seabands, if you have them. But the beautiful Dougan Falls at the end of the road is worth it! We drove up yesterday to admire the falls – my parents spent a couple […]

Willamette Heritage Center

Willamette Heritage Center

#WillametteHeritageCenter | #SalemOr | #MissionMillMuseum Willamette Heritage Center is a fantastic historic site to visit in Salem. Admission to the museum gives you access to 9 historic buildings on the site. You’ll be given a self-guided tour map, leading to the variety of historic exhibits. To look at industrialization in Oregon, head to the Thomas […]

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Where To Find The Best Coffee in the Northwest

The Northwest is famous for its coffee, and these spots around the region offer the best of the best for your must-experience list.

In Need of a Vacation But Short on Time? Take One of These Northwest Daycations Instead

All you need is one day off from your regular routine, and you can be enjoying one of these amazing daycations in the Northwest.

Most Spectacular National and State Parks in the Northwest

The Northwest is known for the outdoors, and nowhere does it shine more than in the best Northwest national & state parks, considered to be some of the best in the country.

Most Magnificent Waterfalls in the Northwest

If you enjoy chasing waterfalls, it would be hard to find a place better than the Northwest. Here are our ideas for the best Northwest waterfalls to hike, photograph, and admire.