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Will Cellphones Upset The Solitude Of Mount Rainier?

KUOW/EarthFix | Aug. 10, 2017 6:15 a.m. | Mount Rainier National Park

Soon, there could be cell service at Mount Rainier National Park.

NW Life | News | Recreation | Land use | local

Portland Parks And Rec Plans More East Multnomah Parks

Portland Tribune | Aug. 8, 2017 2:09 p.m.

Portland Parks & Recreation plans more parks in East Multnomah County east of 122nd Ave.

NW Life | Recreation | News | local

National Parks Senior Passes In Short Supply

The Columbian | Aug. 3, 2017 8:08 a.m.

The Fort Vancouver and Gifford Pinchot National Forest visitors centers ran out of the passes weeks ago.

Recreation | News | local | A Guide To The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017

Some Residents Worried About Camping In Salem Parks For Eclipse

Statesman Journal | Aug. 1, 2017 9:46 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

Eclipse watchers will be allowed to camp overnight for free in Salem's 93 parks before the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, a move officials say will make the expected crowd easier to manage, but worries some nearby residents.

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Ducks Ready For A Fresh Start As Fall Football Camp Opens

AP | July 31, 2017 6:20 a.m.

Willie Taggart is about to embark on his first season as Oregon's head coach and he's pleased with the attitude shift he's seen in his players since his arrival.

Recreation | Transportation | Environment

New Bus Gives Hikers a New Way to Get Outside

KUOW/EarthFix | July 28, 2017 4:45 p.m. | Seattle

Starting this week, it will be easier for Seattle-area hikers to get to the woods on public transportation.

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Outdoor Recreation A 'Growing Economic Force' For NW Economies

Northwest News Network | July 27, 2017 4:20 p.m.

Outdoor recreation generates more than $3 billion in state and local tax revenue in the Northwest. That’s according to a report out this week from the Outdoor Industry Association.




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Portland Marathon Misses Key Deadline, Requests Extension

OPB | July 27, 2017 3:06 p.m. | Portland

Organizers with the Portland Marathon missed a July 26 deadline to submit requested documents to the Oregon Department of Justice, adding to a string of mishaps leading up to the race.

Recreation | News | local | A Guide To The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017

Will Salem Be Cloudy On Eclipse Day? Here's What History Says

Statesman Journal | July 27, 2017 12:20 p.m.

Here’s the good news: For each of the last seven years, a person in Salem would have had a great view of the upcoming total solar eclipse.

Recreation | News | local

Police: Couple Assaulted At Portland's New Swimming Beach

AP | July 27, 2017 7:30 a.m. | Portland

Police in Portland, Oregon, say they are searching for a homeless man who attacked a couple at a new city-designated swimming beach along the Willamette River.


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