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Ready to run?
Ready to run?

There’s only one time of year when it’s safe to run down the middle of Highway 101 in Newport — during the annual Loyalty Days celebration. And registration is now open for the Loyalty Days Parade Run, when runners and walkers of...

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Get trout and about
Get trout and about

Budding anglers are being invited to try their luck in a target-rich environment this Saturday, April 15, when Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife staff will add some 3,000 rainbow trout to Hebo Lake.

The free Family Fishing Event will run...

Go fish, in Garibaldi
Go fish, in Garibaldi

Registration is now open for the 14th Annual Bounty on the Bay fishing tournament that will take place in Garibaldi on June 2 and 3.

Hosted by the Tillamook Estuaries Partnership, the two-day salmon fishing event gives participants the chance to...

The great es-cape
The great es-cape

Lush forest, distant waterfalls and outstanding vistas will all be on offer this Saturday, April 15, when Friends of Netarts Bay leads a free, guided hike to the end of Cape Lookout, near Tillamook.

This moderate-to-difficult, five-mile trek...

A spring two-step
A spring two-step

The Yachats Coastal Gems walking group will be launching into spring with a double-header of invigorating strolls on Saturday, April 1, and Tuesday, April 4.

On April Fools Day, the group will gather, rain or shine, at 10 am in the main parking...

It needs cleaning, Siletz clean it.
It needs cleaning, Siletz clean it.

The Siletz Watershed Council is looking for volunteers to help with a Saturday, April 8, cleanup of the Siletz River that will see helpers working in drift boats as well as walking the riverbanks.

Starting at Hee Hee Illahee Park in Siletz, the...

Finding a shady spot
Finding a shady spot

In preparation for this summer’s total solar eclipse, the Siuslaw National Forest has begun accepting reservations for private vehicle access to key viewing areas on Marys Peak and Mt. Hebo.

The high meadows of Marys Peak and Mt. Hebo,...

All erodes lead west
All erodes lead west

The Friends of Netarts Bay are offering a free guided hike along Bay Ocean Spit near Tillamook this weekend, giving walkers the chance to learn about coastal ecology as well as the history of a lost town.

The Saturday, March 25, excursion will...

Hungry for the win?
Hungry for the win?

Registration is now open for the fifth annual Strike Out Hunger fun run, scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 8, at Toledo’s Waterfront Park starting 11 am.

Organized by Toledo Food Share Pantry, the event offers 5K and 10K options...

A sole-ful presentation
A sole-ful presentation

Visitors are invited to join Cape Perpetua staff and the Yachats Trails Committee Saturday, March 18, for a masterclass on the Cape Perpetua trail system.

Guest speaker Loyd Collett, former Forest Service recreation and trails manager, will...

Better than dirt cheap, it’s free.
Better than dirt cheap, it’s free.

Registration is now open for a series of Seed to Supper gardening courses, with sessions in Nehalem, Pacific City and Tillamook.

The free classes, sponsored by Food Roots, the Oregon Food Bank and the OSU Extension service, aim to teach how to...