Jacksonville and the nearby creek were at the center of Oregons 1851 Rogue River Valley gold rush. Learn more about this authentic pioneer town.
Wherever your journeys take you... share them on The Stream.
Capture some animals (on film) and share them with us!
A surfer? Hiker? Outdoor adventurer? What are your interests?
Show off your favorite photos or videos to other young people.
What kind of outdoor adventures do you enjoy?
The true story of how a Hawaiian prince introduced the sport of surfing to mainland America... almost by accident.
With 300 miles of coast, sandy beaches and pounding waves, Oregon is a surfer's paradise.
If you've ever wandered a beach looking for washed up treasure, you're a beachcomber!
Oregon's outdoor areas are perfect for hiking, but make sure you're prepared before you go.
The real story of how an enigmatic but shady character named Colonel Thomas Egenton Hogg promised the people of Corvallis a railroad which would connect them to the Oregon Coast – but delivered only one disaster after another.
If you’re looking for a place to get away from it, then check out a favorite haunt for Corvallis residents – Bald Hill.
It might seem like a no-brainer, but it can be difficult to identify a beach at first glance. For example, did you know a beach can occur along a lake or river, too?