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PNW Navy Ships

Navy ships named after Pacific Northwest locations, includes many historic and interesting ships

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

25th Jul 2011

Wallowa Forest Outpost Buildings

Wallowa Forest Outpost Buildings Along the Mt. Emily/Grande Ronde River/National Forest Develop Road 51 just off of the Ukiah-Hilgard Highway is this settlement. The design seems to be 1920’2/1930’s style,...

25th Jul 2011

Echo, Oregon and Fort Henrietta

Echo is a historic town about twenty miles west of Pendleton Oregon. The opening page of the city’s website does a pretty good overview of the city history. One thing...

10th Jul 2011

Mosier, Oregon

Mosier, Oregon osier is a town of about 420 people between Hood River and The Dalles. The town is larger by far then it was in the mid-1800’s, but in...

21st Jun 2011

Dodson, Oregon – Ghost Town in Columbia Gorge

Dodson, Oregon – Ghost Town in Columbia Gorge Dodson was never a very large town. It was a railway stop, although the actual station was physically moved several times. No...

20th Jun 2011

Bridal Veil, Oregon

Bridal Veil, Oregon Bridal Veil, Oregon was one of two towns built by the Bridal Veil Falls Lumbering Company to log Larch Mountain near Multnomah Falls in the Columbia River...

18th Jun 2011

Pacific Northwest History Book List

Pacific Northwest History Book List The following is a list of books I use to reference the History of Oregon, Washington and the Pacific Northwest in general. “80 Years in...

23rd Jan 2011

Fog at Mount Calvary Cemetery

Fog at Mount Calvary Cemetery

15th Jan 2011

“Oregon Coast Indians” Oregon History Sign

“Oregon Coast Indians” Oregon History Sign I’m not sure who put this sign up, but I’m assuming the Lane County Historical Society did. The sign is located on Highway 126...

15th Jan 2011

"Oregon Coast Indians" Oregon History Sign

“Oregon Coast Indians” Oregon History Sign I’m not sure who put this sign up, but I’m assuming the Lane County Historical Society did. The sign is located on Highway 126...

15th Jan 2011

Lake Creek Covered Bridge (Nelson Mountain)

Lake Creek Covered Bridge (Nelson Mountain) The Lake Creek Covered Bridge is located about 38 miles west on Highway 36 from out of Eugene near the town of Greenleaf. What...

15th Jan 2011

Oregon History Sign “Salem Began Here”

Oregon History Sign “Salem Began Here” Located on NE High Street in the 850 block, in Salem Oregon. This one was put up by the Marion County Historical Society. It’s...

15th Jan 2011

Oregon History Sign "Salem Began Here"

Oregon History Sign “Salem Began Here” Salem Began Here on NE High Street in the 850 block, in Salem Oregon. This one was put up by the Marion County Historical...