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Hood River, Oregon

Top Stories in and near Hood River

  • Maupin, Oregon

    Rafting the Lower Deschutes

    As the pandemic raged on, I found myself stuck at home and in need of adventure. After years of thinking about ordering a raft, I decided it was time. Months later it arrived and I was ready to get on the water. I called up my friends Hugh and Doug to set up a trip together. It had been a decade...
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  • Mount Saint Helens, Washington

    Ultra Running Around Mt. St. Helens

    I spent most of 2017 moving slower than I’d like. Hiking, climbing, and backpacking left my body with a deep sore, lacking the sharp pain of a brutally long run, and I was itching to accelerate. In September, I found a crew as eager as I was to pick up the pace on an adventure that would take us ...
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