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Video: Day Trip! – Mount Hood

In the Oregon summer, the mountains of the Cascades await. Forests, alpine meadows, lakes, and waterfalls abound.

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Video: Day Trip! – Portland Nature Break

Need a rest from the concrete jungle? If you’re in Portland, head to Washington park. Here you’ll find trails, botanical gardens, and the Oregon Zoo.

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Video: Day Trip! – Columbia River Gorge

Just outside of Portland lies a vast gorge carved by the Columbia River. In it you’ll find dozens of waterfalls, cliff side views, and trails to explore.

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Video: Day Trip! – Willamette Forests

Head to the rugged foothills of the Cascades. The national forests surrounding the upper reaches of the Willamette River feature hot springs, waterfalls, and lakeside alpine meadows.

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Here’s every Oregon outdoor activity within 2 hours you should cross off your bucket list

Anyone who spends time in Oregon is gifted with immense geographic diversity unseen in many parts of the country. Within a two-hour drive of Eugene, you can stroll along the shores of the Pacific Ocean, taste the locally grown Pinot Noir that rivals the vintages of France, row across a …

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Video: Day Trip! – Waters of the McKenzie

Get in touch with the waters of the McKenzie River. See waterfalls, the bottom of an exceptionally clear lake, and some of the river’s inhabitants. While relatively pristine, this river (like many places in Oregon) is threatened from development along sensitive habitat, being trashed by visitors, and from infrastructure projects …

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Grad Guide 2016: Places to visit before moving away

Before leaving Eugene for good, there are many nearby destinations that everyone should hit. Below is a list of places visited in our “Day Trip!” series, organized by region, and then by video. Check out the video series here.

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Video: Day Trip! – Smith Rock

Smith Rock State Park has been declared one of the seven wonders of Oregon. But beauty comes at a price, overcrowding and damage from visitors mar this volcanic monolith. In this video, see two of the main trails and learn how you can minimize your impact as a visitor in …

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Video: Day Trip! – Lava Lands

See some of the most recent lava flows in the state, take a walk around a crater rim, and go underground into a lava tube – all just south of Bend, Oregon. See too, how settlement of the west impacted the fire ecology of ponderosa forests.

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Video: Spring 2016 Street Faire

Head down to the ASUO Street Faire for plenty of good food, handicrafts, art, and fun.

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Video: Day Trip! – Locally Grown

Eugene is a great place to be for local foods. In this episode, get in touch with farmers, winemakers, and brewers.

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Video: Day Trip! – Newport

On this trip, we’re headed to the coastal town of Newport. Cruise the ocean and see our grey whales, climb a lighthouse, and see what lives in our tidepools.

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Video: Earth Week Art Expo

A part of Earth Week celebrations on campus, the Outdoor Program and Envision Journalism host an Art Expo at the OP Barn.

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Video: Day Trip! – High Desert

Explore Central Oregon’s High Desert with the Emerald. Canyons hundreds of feet deep, thunder eggs, and a desert waterfall await. Follow Connor Henzel on Twitter @ConnHenz.

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Video: Day Trip! – Summit Snows

A 286 ft waterfall high in the Cascades, a forested glacial lake, and winter sports with a view are in store this ‘Day Trip!’ All a little over an hour southeast of Eugene on HWY 58. Visit EugeneCascadesCoast.com to learn more about the places featured here.

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Video: Day Trip! – Rugged Coast

Visit the scenic sea-side cliffs of the Oregon Coast. Storm watch at Cape Perpetua, spend some time at the Heceta Head Lighthouse, and see sea lions in one of the largest sea caves on the continent.

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Video: Day Trip! – Oregon Dunes

Travel to the Coast in Florence, and see the spectacular Oregon Dunes. In this video we hike to a waterfall, trek to the Ocean on horseback, and explore an open dune field on foot. If you’d like to know more about the places featured in this video, visit Travel Lane …

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Video: KLCC 2016 Microbrew Festival

On Friday Feb. 12th and Saturday Feb. 13th KLCC hosted the 2016 Microbrew Festival at the Lane Event Center in Eugene, Oregon. The event included over 200 different beers from over 80 breweries throughout the nation and Canada. Connor Henzel with the Daily Emerald gives a first hand experience on …

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Video: Day Trip! – Forests of the McKenzie

Hike through a unique old growth forest, mountain bike along the McKenzie River, and relax in a natural hot spring! If you’d like to know more about the places featured in the video, visit the website of Travel Lane County: Eugene, Cascades, & Coast at www.eugenecascadescoast.org

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Video: Day Trip! – Willamette Valley

Get out and explore the Willamette Valley in these parks near Eugene! If you’d like to know more about the places featured in the video, visit the website of Travel Lane County: Eugene, Cascades, & Coast at EugeneCascadesCoast.org, or visit their locations in Eugene and Springfield.

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Video: Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Check out the Museum of Natural and Cultural History. It’s free for students and showcases beautiful and fascinating artifacts, art, and exhibitions that tell Oregon’s history. Produced by: Connor Henzel

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Foster: Is it really Christmas time?

Halloween is over and suddenly reindeer and snowmen pop up in various store windows. What happened to Thanksgiving?

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Video: LTD purchases all-electric buses

On Nov. 10th, Lane Transit District held a public forum discussing its recent purchases of all-electric vehicles as well as some ways it can become a more environmentally friendly organization.

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