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Our blog is updated regularly with Faces of the Northwest, interviews with creative Northwest business owners, and Northwest Moments, photos of some of our favorite places in the Northwest.

This photo was taken while visiting The Pumpkin Patch on Sauvie Island. Doesn’t the Sauvie Island Bridge look beautiful when framed by fall colors?

Couldn’t help it – I had to try the Trout Hash at Beeswing! What better plate for brunch that sweet potatoes and yukon golds with smoked trout and poached egg on top? I enjoyed a locally-made, gluten-free bread. Can’t wait to go back!

Pumpkin-Spice-flavored everything is out now, and candy is suspiciously on sale. At first I felt rebellious against the changing seasons, and wanted to hold on to those last moments of Summer. But now that the skies are gray, I’ve got a sweater on, and I ordered my coffee hot instead… Read More

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #ClackamasRiver | #BestNWRivers Check out these whitewater rafters! They’re on the upper Clackamas River, just a short drive from Portland. They look like they’re earning the post-rafting visit to Lompoc Brewing! This is one of Oregon River Experiences‘ afternoon ‘Happy Hour’ trips that they started this summer. Offered… Read More

These summer heatwaves are getting Northwesterners out on the water! But not all of us are skilled or have the necessary equipment. In moments like these, we turn to the experts like¬†Oregon River Experiences! We had a chat with Joel Swartzmiller from ORE, to learn more about him and his… Read More