18th Jun 2014

Taft, Oregon, Native American Ghost Town (Johnson)

Name: Taft (Johnson) Class: G6 GPS: 44.927942, -124.015382 Directions: Taft is one of the five towns that merged together to form Lincoln City. It’s on the south end of town,...

17th Jun 2014
Longcoy’s Grand View Park – Oregon Ghost Town

Longcoy’s Grand View Park – Oregon Ghost Town

Name: Longcoy’s Grand View Park (Grand View, Longcoy) Class: G6 GPS: 44.925542, -124.012947 Directions: From Lincoln City drive south along Highway 101. Just after crossing through the Taft Neighborhood you’ll...

08th Jun 2014

Fort Stevens Oregon State Park

While Fort Stevens is among the more historic locations in Oregon, it’s actually relatively unknown to most of the United States. But one historically significant event happened there, and it...

30th May 2014

Starvation Creek, Waterfall and hiking trail

Starvation Creek Oregon’s Starvation Creek State Park is home to one of my favorite hiking trails in the Columbia River Gorge. It encompasses two pieces of local history, three waterfalls,...

19th May 2014
The Mormon settlement formerly known as Nauvoo, Troy, Oregon

The Mormon settlement formerly known as Nauvoo, Troy, Oregon

Name: Troy (Nauvoo) Class: D5 GPS: 45.946431, -117.451158 Directions: From Enterprise Oregon, head north on Highway 3 towards Lewiston, Idaho. At 33.6 miles, turn left on Flora lane towards the...

13th May 2014

Millican, Oregon

Name: Millican, Oregon Class: B3 GPS:43.8790121,-120.9200119 Directions: Mllican, Oregon is about 22 miles East of Bend, Oregon on Highway 20 towards Burns. Description: Millican has never been a large town....

13th May 2014
Suplee, Oregon

Suplee, Oregon

Suplee, Oregon According to History of Oregon, Volume One by Charles Henry Carey, Clyde Smith from Suplee Oregon, US Army, was killed in action while serving in World War I.

13th May 2014
Howard, Oregon

Howard, Oregon

Howard, Oregon According to History of Oregon, Volume One by Charles Henry Carey, Arthur A Hining, US Army, of Howard Oregon died of Broncho Pneumonia while serving in World War...

13th May 2014
Hauser, Oregon

Hauser, Oregon

Hauser, Oregon According to History of Oregon, Volume One by Charles Henry Carey, Alan V. Mercer, US Army, from Hauser died of pneumonia while serving in World War I.

13th May 2014
Broadbent, Oregon

Broadbent, Oregon

Name: Broadbent Class: Unknown GPS:43.0089985, -124.1464913 Directions: Description: Broadbent was named for C.E. Broadbent who built a cheese factory in the area. The post office was established in 1916. According...

13th May 2014
Kerry, Oregon

Kerry, Oregon

Kerry, Oregon According to History of Oregon, Volume One by Charles Henry Carey two US Army members were killed in World War I. Anton Pearson, and Albert Salmi were both...

13th May 2014
Logan, Oregon

Logan, Oregon

Logan, Oregon According to History of Oregon, Volume One by Charles Henry Carey, Mervin F. Hammond, US Army, of Logan, Oregon was killed in action during World War I.

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