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Oswald West and Oregon’s beaches

July 27th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oswald West and Oregon’s beaches · Office of the Governor, Parks & Recreation Dept.

Past Tense Oregon: Oswald West helped set precedent for Oregon’s public beaches (Oregonian, 7/27/2015) Biennial message of Oswald West, Governor of Oregon, to the twenty-seventh Legislative Assembly, regular session, 1913 [PDF] (1913) Oregon Office of the Governor Oregon’s beaches : a birthright preserved [PDF] (1977) Oregon Parks and Recreation Branch.

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Cape Blanco

July 27th, 2015 · Comments Off on Cape Blanco · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cape Blanco Lighthouse sits at farthest west point in Oregon (Oregonian, 7/27/2015) Cape Blanco lighthouse (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Cape Blanco campground (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Wild Rivers Coast Scenic Bikeway [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Redwoods in Oregon

July 14th, 2015 · Comments Off on Redwoods in Oregon · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Redwoods inhabit small slice of Oregon in Curry County (Oregonian, 7/14/2015) Alfred A. Loeb State Park : common trees & plants [PDF] (2005) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Tumalo State Park

June 5th, 2015 · Comments Off on Tumalo State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Tumalo State Park campgrounds reopening June 15 (Bend Bulletin, 6/4/2015) Tumalo campground (annual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Bandon land exchange

May 26th, 2015 · Comments Off on Bandon land exchange · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Proposed golf course yields rare deal with Oregon (Statesman Journal, 5/25/2015) Oregon’s state parkland sale to coastal golf developer unprecedented (Oregonian, 5/22/2015) Appraisal report of Bandon State Natural Area, Coos County, Oregon [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Vegetation inventory and botanical resource assessment for the portion of Bandon State Natural Area under […]

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Cottonwood Canyon State Park

May 22nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Cottonwood Canyon State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Oregon’s new state park rough, magical (Statesman Journal, 5/21/2015) Cottonwood Canyon State Park [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Heceta Head lighthouse

May 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on Heceta Head lighthouse · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Heceta Lighthouse’s rugged headlands near wild beaches: Wild about Oregon coast (Oregonian, 5/18/2015) Heceta Head Lighthouse [PDF] (2009) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

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Cascadia State Park

May 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on Cascadia State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cascadia State Park could be added to Linn Co. Parks system (Democrat Herald, 5/13/2015) Cascadia campground (annual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Honeyman State Park

May 11th, 2015 · Comments Off on Honeyman State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Sandboarding at Honeyman State Park in Oregon Dunes: Wild about Oregon coast (Oregonian, 5/11/2015) Jessie M. Honeyman State Park [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department J. Honeyman Memorial State Park master plan [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Hug Point trails

May 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Hug Point trails · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Hug Point, Arch Cape offer lonely Clatsop County sands; Wild about Oregon coast (Oregonian, 5/4/2015) Hug Point state recreation site : printable trail map [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Beach Bill

April 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on Beach Bill · Parks & Recreation Dept., State Legislature

Cannon Beach to dedicate sign noting 1967 Oregon Beach Bill (Oregonian, 4/19/2015) Oregon’s beaches : a birthright preserved [PDF] (1977) Oregon Parks and Recreation Branch 1969 beach bill (H.B. 1045) [PDF] (1969) Oregon Legislative Assembly, House of Representatives, Office of the Majority Leader

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Smith Rock

April 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on Smith Rock · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Smith Rock, a scenic climbing mecca in Central Oregon, is also an ideal place for a hike (Register Guard, 4/6/2015) Smith Rock State Park climbing and trail guide (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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State parks guide

April 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on State parks guide · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Find hiking, camping nirvana in Oregon parks guide (Statesman Journal, 4/3/2015) Oregon state parks guide (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Snowy plover nesting season

March 16th, 2015 · Comments Off on Snowy plover nesting season · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Agencies remind beachgoers to be mindful of snowy plovers (KPTV, 3/14/2015) Habitat conservation plan for the western snowy plover [PDF] (2010) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department and United States Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service Annual compliance report of the habitat conservation plan for the western snowy plover (annual) Oregon Parks and Recreation […]

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Scenic bikeways and byways

March 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Scenic bikeways and byways · Dept. of Transportation, Parks & Recreation Dept., Travel Oregon

Crooked River road may become scenic bikeway (Bend Bulletin, 3/2/2015) Designation handbook for Oregon recreation trails : Oregon Scenic Bikeways [PDF] (2014) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department Oregon scenic bikeways [PDF] (2013) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department Oregon scenic byways & tour routes : a driving guide [PDF] (2014) Travel Oregon and Oregon Department of […]

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Columbia River Gorge tourism

March 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Columbia River Gorge tourism · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Columbia River Gorge, one of 7 Wonders of Oregon: who knew sternwheeler was so fun (Oregonian, 3/2/2015) Columbia River Gorge state parks & Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, state parks [PDF] (2007) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

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Best coast hikes

February 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on Best coast hikes · Parks & Recreation Dept.

10 best places for beautiful hiking on Oregon coast, south to north (Oregonian, 2/19/2015) Cape Lookout State Park trail guide [PDF] (2013) Oregon Parks & Recreation Department Ecola State Park : Clatsop Loop Trail [PDF] (2003) Oregon Parks & Recreation Department

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Silver Falls State Park name

February 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Silver Falls State Park name · Parks & Recreation Dept.

‘Creek’ long dried up in Silver Falls name (Statesman Journal, 1/31/2015) Silver Falls State Park : master plan [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Silver Creek Falls : Oregon’s premier state park [PDF] (1943) Oregon State Parks Commission

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Silver Falls trail races

November 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Silver Falls trail races · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Silver Falls trail races bring runners among waterfalls (Statesman Journal, 11/3/2014) Silver Falls State Park, trail guide (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Oregon coast lighthouses

August 4th, 2014 · Comments Off on Oregon coast lighthouses · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Oregon Coast Lighthouses Offer Special Tours (BeachConnection.net, 8/1/2014) Oregon coast lighthouses (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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