Quick Escape: Depoe Bay


Weekend Escape: Sechelt on the Sunshine Coast

A springtime trip to this Oregon Coast town is great for spotting whales, tidepooling and storm watching. READ MORE>


This scenic coastline draws travelers for the seafood, marine wildlife and sheltered bays fringed with fir-scented forests. READ MORE>


Spring Trips

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Exploring Washington’s Desert Country

Spring Trip


Bend, Oregon

Spring Trip


John Day Fossil Beds

Three gorgeous desert hikes in Washington state, plus where to stay overnight in the area.

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Hike a trail then sample local ales in Central Oregon.

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This Central Oregon National Monument is beautiful and often quite sunny in the off-season.


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Walla Walla

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Salt Spring Island

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Lake Quinault

Off the beaten path, the cute town of Walla Walla is worth the trip for an immersion in one of the Northwest's best wine regions.

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Visit sunny Salt Spring Island year-round for an immersion in Northwest nature and a gentle nudge to slow down to the pace of “island time.”

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An ancient rain forest flanks this glacial lake in the Olympics.

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Hi_Tide Ocean Beach Resort

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