Afternoon Live: Scary Haunts & Trails

26 10 2018

Last week on Afternoon Live I told Tra’ all about my favorite haunted places in Portland. Luckily, they all double as great spots to take a hike or eat and drink 🙂 Click here to watch it!

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1859 Magazine: Olympia as Destination

13 03 2018

One of my favorite new towns to visit is Olympia, Washington. My latest for 1859 tells you why. On newsstands now, or click here for the pdf version.

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OnTrak Magazine: Capital Charm

19 10 2017

The latest issue of OnTrak Magazine features a Weekender story I wrote about Olympia, Washington. If you’re not going to be taking an Amtrak any time soon, you can read it by clicking here 🙂

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Tillamook Coast: Disc golf at the Sheltered Nook

20 06 2017

Thanks to the Sheltered Nook on Tillamook Bay, you can now get a round of disc golf in when you hit the Tillamook Coast. Click here to learn more.

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Northwest Travel & Life: The Bozeman, Montana Cuisine Scene

25 05 2017

Dining out in Bozeman is everything you’d hope for from Big Sky Country, plus some very pleasant surprises. Click here and let me give you the details. (Photo – dinner at the Open Range restaurant)

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Tillamook Coast: Spring Chinook Fishing in the Tillamook Bay

14 03 2017

Spring is around the corner, and so is some prime fishing out on the coast. From the article:

“Salmon is one of the most popular fish worldwide. But in the Northwest, Salmon is king.

In fact, you’ll often hear Chinook referred to as king salmon. This is a fitting title for a trophy cherished most by fishermen, chefs, and consumers alike. And while the spring runs might be smaller than those of the more famous fall season, the Tillamook Bay is home to some excellent spring Chinook fishing in May and June.”

Click here to read the whole article.

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Northwest Travel & Life: Spring Escapes to Portland’s Eastside Industrial District

21 02 2017

In the latest issue of Northwest Travel & Life, I recommend things to do and places to eat and drink in one of Portland’s more explorable new districts. From the article:

“Portland’s Central Eastside Industrial District (CEID) was once devoid of coveted urban treasures like authentic ethnic cuisine, craft cocktails, and coffee roasters. But just like the Pearl District before it, thanks to Portlanders’ genius at repurposing stuff, like neighborhoods, the CEID is now teeming with food, drink, and entertainment hotspots. As Portland’s famous roses bloom in spring, the streets are once again enlivened with cyclists and pedestrians, hopeful with the promise of sunshine and patio seating. Come curious, come hungry, come thirsty, and be ready to indulge in one of Portland’s coolest new destination neighborhoods. Here are our picks for a perfect CEID getaway.”

Click here to read the PDF version. Photo courtesy of Noraneko.

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