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Oregon Coast Vacation

Okay, so I’m a small, and I mean small, town girl. For the sake of the story I won’t mention that I’m from South Dakota…it’s right above Nebraska, in case you couldn’t remember! Fortunately we live in the Black Hills, the most beautiful and scenic area around. However, we live in a state that is ranked one of the poorest in the country. That being so, most families...

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Spring Break in the Euge

When most people think of a college student’s spring break, they imagine bikini-clad youths, basking in the sun on the beaches of Miami, or drunken kids stumbling around Cabo holding open Coronas and wearing shirts stained with fresh puke. Now, while a week of drunken mistakes sounds very appealing to me, I embarked on a different journey for my spring vacation. Instead of packing up my bikini,...

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Frat Parties and Oregon Rain: Spring Break in the Euge

When most people think of a college student’s spring break, they imagine bikini-clad youths, basking in the sun on the beaches of Miami, or drunken kids stumbling around Cabo holding open Coronas and wearing shirts stained with fresh puke. Now, while a week of drunken mistakes sounds very appealing to me, I embarked on a different journey for my spring vacation. Instead of packing up my bikini,...

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In And Around Eugene, Oregon

A teacher asks her students to pick their favorite activities in and around Eugene, and make suggestions to visiting kids. Below are some highlights for a family visit to Oregon, as selected by a group of "ten something" age children who are my 4th and 5th grade students in our hometown of Eugene: The Dorris Ranch...

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Top 10 Getaway for Family Togetherness – Sunriver Resort, Oregon

In 2005, FTF's annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon as a Top Active Getaway for Family Togetherness.In 2005, FTF's annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon as a Top Active Getaway for Family Togetherness. FTF celebrated the 8th annual Top 10 Getaways awards by acknowledging the latest trend -- family-together...

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A Road Trip Through Oregon

Pack your luggage, load the kids in the car, and let FTF tell you how best to enjoy a scenic road trip though Oregon.There's probably no better state for scenic touring than Oregon, and no better place to begin than its gorgeous coast. From Brookings in the south, to Astoria, on the banks of the Columbia River opposite Washington state, Oregon hosts a 360-mile length of US Highway 101, the...

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