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Everything to know about exploring Oregon's best outdoor destinations from the Statesman Journal including where to camp, hike, bike and more.

Explore Oregon: Making the most of the outdoors Statesman Journal

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Everything to know about exploring Oregon's best outdoor destinations from the Statesman Journal including where to camp, hike, bike and more.

    Oswald West and the genesis of Oregon's public beaches

    Oswald West and the genesis of Oregon's public beaches

    In this episode we explore Oswald West State Park and look at how Oswald West the former governor saved Oregon beaches from private interests, creating the unique public ownership that Oregonians enjoy to this day.

    • 42 min
    Hike ancient volcanoes to epic wildflower meadows in Old Cascades

    Hike ancient volcanoes to epic wildflower meadows in Old Cascades

    Zach and David talk about hiking among ancient volcanoes east of Salem to the state's best collection of summer wildflowers in an area known as the Old Cascades.

    • 34 min
    What's next for Opal Creek and the Ancient Forest Center

    What's next for Opal Creek and the Ancient Forest Center

    Zach talks with Dwayne Canfield, interim executive director of the Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center, about the wildfire damage to one of Oregon's outdoor gems.

    • 54 min
    What to know for summer 2021 in Oregon's outdoors

    What to know for summer 2021 in Oregon's outdoors

    In this edition, we’re previewing what’s expected to be a chaotic season in Oregon’s outdoors and how to navigate wildfire closures, permits and drought while also highlighting some great places to visit during this strangest of summers.

    • 24 min
    Best campsites, floats on the Willamette River

    Best campsites, floats on the Willamette River

    Zach is joined by Travis Williams, executive director of Willamette Riverkeeper, to talk about the best floats and campsites just a stone's throw from Oregon's largest cities along the Willamette Water Trail.

    • 55 min
    What is fastpacking? And counting down beautiful wilderness trips in Southern Oregon

    What is fastpacking? And counting down beautiful wilderness trips in Southern Oregon

    In this edition of the Explore Oregon Podcast, Zach is joined by well-known trail runner and ultramarathoner Ryan Ghelfi to talk about the art of "fastpacking" — a combination of trail running and backpacking.

    Ryan and Zach then pick their favorite wilderness spots within the mythic "State of Jefferson" — otherwise known as Southern Oregon and extreme Northern California.

    • 58 min

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