Oregon Discovery

Oregon Discovery

Outdoor Adventure
Oregon Hot Springs – Map
The one feature that makes Oregon unique with the symmetry of attractive hot springs is a geothermal pattern that simultaneously matches a rainy climate alongside a mountain terrain and a much drier semi-arid climate of...
Best Swimming Holes in Oregon
As the summer heat has begun its descent upon those of us living in the State of Oregon, we are all looking for ways to cool down and beat the summer heat. Among the best...
Fishing Paradise in Oregon
Oregon has a vast landscape complete with the ocean, mountains, rivers, lakes and weather that makes it an ideal sport fishing destination. People with a passion for unique species can visit any of the rivers,...
Oregon Rockhounding Map – Free & Fee Sites
Oregon, with its geographic and geologic diversity, is a unique state, offering a great gem-hunting experience. The land of the waves-washed coastline, high deserts, river valleys, towering volcanoes and mountain ranges are rich in mineral deposits....
Borax Hot Springs & Borax Lake – Southeastern Oregon
Borax Hot Springs & Borax Lake – Southeastern Oregon
A geological phenomenon of southeastern Oregon, Borax Hot Springs is...
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Brice Creek Trail – Swimming, Camping & Hiking
Brice Creek Trail – Swimming, Camping & Hiking
Brice Creek in the Umpqua National Forest is a...
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Paulina Lake in Newberry Caldera – Central Oregon
Paulina Lake in Newberry Caldera – Central Oregon
Paulina Lake is one of two deep mountain lakes...
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East Lake Hot Springs – Central Oregon
East Lake Hot Springs – Central Oregon
East Lake Hot Springs on the southeast edge of...
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Paulina Lake Hot Springs – Central Oregon
Paulina Lake Hot Springs – Central Oregon
Paulina Lake Hot Springs are numerous thermal springs emerging...
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Grande Hot Springs – Northeastern Oregon
Grande Hot Springs – Northeastern Oregon
Grande Hot Springs is naturally available geothermal water in...
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Barnes Warm Springs (Frenchglen) – Eastern Oregon
Barnes Warm Springs (Frenchglen) – Eastern Oregon
The eastern part of Oregon can be described as...
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Juntura Hot Springs | Horseshoe Bend – Eastern Oregon
Juntura Hot Springs | Horseshoe Bend – Eastern Oregon
Settled on an island in the Malheur River, Juntura...
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Beulah Hot Springs – Eastern Oregon
Beulah Hot Springs – Eastern Oregon
Beulah Hot Springs is located 18 miles north of...
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Fisher Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon
Fisher Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon
Eastern Oregon houses some of the most incredibly beautiful...
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Wall Creek (Meditation Pool) Warm Springs – Cascades
Wall Creek (Meditation Pool) Warm Springs – Cascades
Located on the banks of the Wall Creek, 50.6...
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Lithia Springs Resort – Southern Oregon
Lithia Springs Resort – Southern Oregon
Located just 3 miles outside of the Ashland downtown,...
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Kah-Nee-Ta Resort & Spa – Central Oregon
Kah-Nee-Ta Resort & Spa – Central Oregon
Kah-Nee-Ta is the unique name given to one of...
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Snively Hot Springs – Eastern Oregon
Snively Hot Springs – Eastern Oregon
Located about 19 miles southwest of Nyssa along the...
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Bog Hot Springs | Oregon – Nevada Border
Bog Hot Springs | Oregon – Nevada Border
In many ways, Bog Hot Springs is a delightful...
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Mickey Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon
Mickey Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon
Mickey Hot Springs scenes might not be as gigantic...
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Beachcombing For Agates & Jaspers – Oregon Coast
Beachcombing For Agates & Jaspers – Oregon Coast
The best time: November – April, after big storms and during outgoing high tide at low...
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Drift Creek Falls Hike – Oregon Coast
Drift Creek Falls Hike – Oregon Coast
The easy for all skill levels, Drift Creek Falls Trail descends through Coast Range Forest...
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Mickey Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon
Mickey Hot Springs – Southeastern Oregon
Mickey Hot Springs scenes might not be as gigantic as Yellowstone Park, but the colorful...
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Pacific Herring (Clupea Pallasi)
Pacific Herring (Clupea Pallasi)
A coastal schooling species, Pacific herring is an important component in a food chain of North...
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Oregon Mushroom Picking Regulations
Oregon Mushroom Picking Regulations
It is wild mushroom picking season in Oregon but before heading out to forage, take a...
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Wild Edible Mushroom Season in Oregon
Wild Edible Mushroom Season in Oregon
There are about 10,000 fungal species from all of North America that have been identified and described....
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Pristine Buck Lake – Mt. Hood National Forest
Pristine Buck Lake – Mt. Hood National Forest
A 70-mile drive from downtown Portland, Pristine Buck Lake sits at 4,080’, hidden perfectly between the...
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Scout Lake – Deschutes National Forest
Scout Lake – Deschutes National Forest
If you are looking for an idyllic lake for swimming in Central Oregon, there really...
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Emigrant Lake County Park – Southern Oregon
Emigrant Lake County Park – Southern Oregon
Among Jackson County Park’s most popular destinations, Emigrant Lake is a reservoir located roughly five...
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Loon Lake – Oregon Coast Range
Loon Lake – Oregon Coast Range
Named after aquatic birds found in its waters, Loon Lake is an immensely popular recreational...
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Three Pools – Opal Creek Wilderness
Three Pools – Opal Creek Wilderness
The really amazing destination on this list of summer water fun is Three Pools along the...
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Agate Hunting | Agate Types – Oregon
Agate Hunting | Agate Types – Oregon
Among the various leisure activities that the state of Oregon boasts of, the agate hunting...
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