Afternoon Live: Spring Break Day Trips Close to Home

14 03 2018

Yesterday I was on Afternoon Live to talk about adventurous day trips close to Portland. Click here to watch the segment.

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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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1889 Magazine: Dashing Through the Snow (Winter Adventure on Elk Ridge)

8 12 2017

My first story for 1889 Magazine details some of the winter adventures you can have using the Elk Ridge Campground as base camp. Click here to read it.

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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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Afternoon Live: Cute & Unique Main Streets

26 07 2017

Today on Afternoon Live I discussed some of my favorite Northwest Main Streets. Click here to watch the segment.

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Northwest Travel & Life: The Undiscovered Blue Mountains of Washington and Oregon

1 07 2017

The Blue Mountains, or simply “the Blues,” occupy more than 4,000 square miles of eastern Oregon and Washington. Named by early settlers for the blue hue of their pine- and fir-lined ridges, they sprawl out southeast of Pendleton, Oregon, over to the Snake River along the border with Idaho, and up into Washington, where they occupy much of the land east of Walla Walla. The Blues are magical and, for the most part, undiscovered by Northwesterners. If you haven’t experienced them, you’re missing one of the Northwest’s best-kept secrets.” Click here to read the whole story.

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Northwest Travel & Life: Unrivaled Northwest Rivers

1 06 2017

My latest feature for Northwest Travel & Life tells the stories of the region’s most iconic rivers. Click here to read them. Photo of the Columbia River.

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