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Emerald City Trails: 21 Outstanding Eugene Hikes

From downtown paths to Cascade mountain tops, Eugene is abound with awesome hikes. Mid-valley living has its perks. Eugene, Oregon is home to diverse wetlands, upland prairie, and is nestled between two extraordinary mountain ranges. There is a wealth of outdoor trails to explore.

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Headlands & Beaches: 25 Stunning Hikes on the Oregon Coast

Every summer, my family makes an annual pilgrimage from the arid southwest desert up to the frigid waters of the Oregon Coast. When we post our Seaside vacation pictures to social media, I’ll usually see a comment or two asking why we’re wearing fleece jackets on the beach in July. Aside from the obvious (try wearing a swimsuit in 55-degree water and get back to me), my answer is pretty simple: I visit the Oregon coast for the scenery, not the surf.

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30 Incredible Flagstaff Hikes

For locals and out-of-town visitors alike, Flagstaff is a hiking wonderland. A high altitude region dominated by pine, aspen, and mixed conifer forests, it's a beloved summertime stomping grounds among Arizona's adventurers. Desert dwellers escape the heat for the cool of Flagstaff's hiking trails, while the locals know the summer weather is the #1 reason to live in Flag.

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Guide to the Best Camping in Arizona Near Water

Arizona's creeks, rivers and lakes offer thousands of miles of beautiful waterfront exploration and a nearly endless amount of camping opportunities. We've put together a list of some of the best places to camp in Arizona near water, from winding desert rivers to pristine, high-elevation lakes that manage to fly under-the-radar.

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Attractions (And Oddities) Along Arizona’s Interstate 40

Across Arizona, Interstate 40, which runs from Barstow, California, all the way to Wilmington, North Carolina, runs parallel to or overlays that famed Mother Road — Route 66. And while the high-speed highway makes travel a bit easier, it retains much of its historic charm. Take, for example, this handful of attractions. You’ll find them along the main drag, as well as just a bit off the beaten path.

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21 Must-See Waterfall Hikes in Arizona

Arizona has more than 100,000 miles of river, creek, and stream. Many of those are seasonal and intermittent, and countless others have been permanently changed or lost by manmade diversions and dams. What remains offers plenty of watercourses to explore, and when we’re lucky, waterfalls.

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