29th Mar 2014
Bellwood, Oregon

Bellwood, Oregon

Name: Bellwood, Oregon Class: A(Unknown) GPS: Latitude: 45.0751113, Longitude: -123.741224 Directions: On private land, no access Description: The only reference I can find to Bellwood is in “Oregon post offices,...

26th Mar 2014
Scavenger Hunt for Portland, Oregon

Scavenger Hunt for Portland, Oregon

First time visitor to Portland? Long time resident? Looking for something to do on a slow weekend? How about a scavenger hunt for Portland to explore some of what makes...

26th Mar 2014

Munson Falls, Tillamook, Oregon

Munson Falls is one of the most impressive waterfalls along the Oregon Coast. It’s a triple cascading horsetail fall with a drop of 319 feet. Fall and winter is the...

22nd Mar 2014

Fort Astoria (Fort George) Oregon

Fort Astoria (Fort George) This is claimed to be the original location of Fort Astoria. In modern Astoria it is at the corner of 15th and Exchange. The building the...

21st Mar 2014
Goonies House

The Goonies of Astoria Oregon – Filming Locations

The Goonies of Astoria Oregon – Filming Locations In 1985 the most culturally significant movie of my generation came out. Weirdly titled “The Goonies,” the movie was filmed in and...

Ghost town of Ronald, Washington (Kittitas County)

Name: Ronald (Kittitas County) Class: E1 GPS:Latitude: 47.2332107, Longitude: -121.03169 Directions: Take Highway 90 East from Seattle. Take the Cle Elum Exit. Turn left at Stafford Street, then an immediate...

Ghost Town of Jonesville (Beekman), Washington

Name: Jonesville (Beekman) Class: A1 GPS: Unknown Directions: Described as “between Ronald and Cle Elum Lake” Description: Jonesville was built for coal miners of one of the Roslyn Fuel Company...

10th Mar 2014

Larwood, Oregon, ghost town and wayside park

Name: Larwood, Oregon Class: A(Unknown) GPS: Latitude: 44.6304005, Longitude: -122.7400872 Directions: From Stayton, Oregon head south on N 1st Ave. Just after leaving town this becomes Stayton Scio Road. At...

10th Mar 2014

Larwood Covered Bridge (Crabtree Creek)

The Larwood Covered Bridge is in the distinct Linn County style. It is unclear to me if and when this happened, but previously two covered bridges spanned the river here....

06th Mar 2014

Shimanek Covered Bridge (Thomas Creek)

Five bridges have crossed Thomas Creek at this specific location. Little is known about the first bridge, other then it was built in 1861. Linn County has records that state...

Roslyn, Washington – Or Northern Exposures "Cicely, Alaska"

Name: Roslyn, Washington Class: E1 GPS:Latitude: 47.2500948, Longitude: -121.13785 Directions: Take I-90 East from Seattle for 77 miles towards Snoqualmie Take the WA-903 North exit just before Cle Elum. At...

Salmon La Sac, Washington

Name: Salmon La Sac, Washington Class: GPS: Directions: Description: I know very little about this town. If you have any additional information, please leave a comment below. Thank you! More...