Afternoon Live Field Segment: Kayaking

6 07 2018

My first field segment as an outdoor adventure expert for Afternoon Live covered kayaking. In Part 1, I talk about my favorite spots to go paddling in the Portland area. In Part 2, we get in the water for an introductory overview of how to get started kayaking.

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Afternoon Live: “Happy Camper” Quiz

30 06 2018

Last week on Afternoon Live, I tested Tra’s wilderness knowledge with a “Happy Camper” quiz, and my mom made a guest appearance! Click here to watch the results 🙂

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Northwest Travel & Life Magazine: The Lewis-Clark Valley AVA

29 06 2018

One of the newest officially recognized AVAs in the Northwest has some very deep wine growing roots. My latest for Northwest Travel & Life tells the story. Click here for the PDF version. (Photo: Lewis-Clark Valley Wine Alliance)

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Northwest Travel & Life Magazine: Urban Nature, Bellevue-Style

23 06 2018

If you enjoy the great outdoors, the Bellevue and Kirkland areas have a lot to offer. My latest for Northwest Travel & Life Magazine gives you a primer. Click here for the online version.

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Northwest Travel & Life Magazine: Ride a Diggler in Missoula, Montana

21 06 2018

Don’t let the semi-salacious name fool you. Digglers are a blast! Read this article I wrote for Northwest Travel & Life for a rundown. (Photo: Dan Leeth)

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Backroad Planet: 14 Top Attractions in Hot Springs, Arkansas

12 06 2018

My first story for Backroad Planet covers my recent trip to Hot Springs, Arkansas. Click here to read why I think you should go, and what you’ll want to see and do when you get there!

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Afternoon Live: Gorge Hikes You Can Take Today!

4 06 2018

The Eagle Creek Fire forever changed the way that we will experience the Gorge. And certainly the way we hike it. This week on Afternoon Live I listed my favorite Gorge hikes that are currently open, as well as when you might be able to visit some of your other favorites. Click here for the segment landing page with video.

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