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Pacific Northwest Covered Bridges

The Pacific Northwest was once littered with Covered Bridges. Most are gone now, but some still exist

Pet Friendly Travel

Pet Friendly Travel options across the Pacific Northwest

Oregon Ghost Towns

My map of over 250 abandoned, ghost, and historic towns in Oregon

03rd Jan 2015

The Destroyed Hufford Covered Bridge near Foster Oregon

Linn County built the Hufford Covered Bridge in 1938 using the Howe Truss design that was developed by the State of Oregon and given to the counties for free. The...

03rd Jan 2015

Foster Covered Bridge, gone, but not forgotten

The Foster Covered Bridge crossed the South Santiam River on the north side of Foster, Oregon. It crossed the river on the road to Quartzville. The original bridge was built...

03rd Jan 2015
Simnasho, Oregon

Simnasho, Oregon

Name: Simnasho Class: GPS: 44.9713493,-121.3504175 Directions: On the Warm Springs Reservation Description: Please comment below if you know anything about this town Bibliography;

03rd Jan 2015
Sharksville, Oregon

Sharksville, Oregon, or a place to stay dry

Name: Sharksville, Oregon Class: A8 GPS: 46.179546, -123.906167 (approximate) Directions: Located at what is now Astoria’s docks near Pier 3. Description: Sharksville was named after the USS Shark, one of...

27th Dec 2014
Hufford Covered Bridge

Unknown Covered Bridges

These two covered bridges both came from a collection of slides I purchased that were mostly taken in Oregon. They are unlabeled, even with year. Any help in identifying them...

27th Dec 2014

Lincoln City Dog Friendly Hotels

As it’s such a popular tourist destination for Oregonians and tourists with dogs, there are a large number of Pet Friendly Hotels in Lincoln City. Many have specific rules though,...

27th Dec 2014

Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lincoln City

Dog Friendly Restaurants in Lincoln City Lincoln City in general is relatively dog friendly, and has a large number of accommodation options for those with pets. But there are only...

27th Dec 2014
Cherryville Oregon

Cherryville Oregon

Name: Cherryville Class: Unknown GPS: 45.3670643, -122.1550842 Directions: From Sandy, Oregon, drive East on Highway 26 for six miles. East Cherryville Drive is on the left. The Post Office was...

27th Dec 2014
Ghost Town of Tampico Oregon

Ghost Town of Tampico Oregon

Lewis McArthur doesn’t even list this town in Oregon Geographic Names! The coordinates for the Post Office have it just North West of Camp Adair. If you know anything about...

17th Dec 2014

Virginia City, Nevada – Tourist Ghost Town and National Historic Landmark

Name: Virginia City Class: E1 GPS: 39.313473, -119.648993 Directions: From Reno Nevada, head south on Highway 395.Take 341 East (it’s labeled Virginia City,) for 14 miles. 341 goes through the...

17th Dec 2014

Portland’s Mountains

Taken from the top floor of the Red Lion Inn near Lloyd Center in Portland. They were taken through the windows of the hotel. From North to South Mt. St....

01st Dec 2014
Office Covered Bridge

Office Covered Bridge (Westfir)

The Office Covered Bridge is probably one of the most unique covered bridges around due to it’s attached walkway. It’s also Oregon’s longest covered bridge at 180 feet. The bridge...