Matt Wastradowski

Portland, Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Gulf Shores

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  1. Perfect Portland Pairings: Adventure and Beer


    Just in time for warmer temps, these perfect Portland pairings are a great way to blend your favorite adventure with your favorite brew.

  2. The Best Group Runs in Portland: Put Some Spring in Your Step


    Get in shape for spring and summer with the best group runs in Portland, which feature free beer, great prizes, and lots of fun with fellow runners.

  3. 10 Adventures to Make the Most of Spring and Summer in Portland


    The hardest thing about spring and summer in Portland is that there are almost always too many outdoor pursuits competing for your time.

  4. 5 of the Best Wildflower Hikes Near Portland


    Now is the time to hit the trail in search of beautiful blooms: Here, five of the best wildflower hikes near Portland Oregon.

  5. Three Great Hikes for Amazing Views of Downtown Portland


    For some breathtaking views of downtown Portland, plus a butt-kicking workout, check out these great urban trails.

  6. 8 Great Dog-Friendly Trails in Alabama


    A hike is way more fun with a four-legged friend. Here, 8 great dog-friendly trails in Alabama.

  7. All Aboard: Exploring the Abandoned Railroad of the Salmonberry River Trail


    Abandoned train equipment and dark tunnels are among the highlights along the Salmonberry River trail. Here's why you should explore it now.

  8. Why You Should Try Dragon Boat Paddling in Portland This Spring


    Dragon Boat paddling is quickly becoming a very popular niche hobby in Portland—here's why you should get in on the action.

  9. High Desert Hiking in Oregon: 5 Perfect Picks for Fall


    It's well into fall, but 70-degree weather means you can take your pick of options for high desert hiking in Oregon. Here, 5 great picks.

  10. A Quick and Dirty Guide to Trail Running Near Portland


    From Forest Park to Hoyt Arboretum, here is a guide to some of the best trail running opportunities near Portland.

  11. 470 Miles of Surprises: An Adventurer's Guide to Highway 26 in Oregon


    From coastal hikes to the state's best donuts, our guide to Highway 26 in Oregon is sure to inspire a road trip. Here, 10 must-do adventures.

  12. 10 Reasons to Love the Rainy Season in Portland


    The rainy season in Portland may be, well, rainy, but it can still be amazing for outdoor lovers. Here's, 10 reasons to celebrate it.

  13. A Hike and a Movie: Your Literary Guide to the Oregon Outdoors


    The Oregon outdoors is full of inspiration for books and movies. Here, 5 spots that make an appearance in print or on the silver screen.

  14. Where To Eat Before (or After) a Day on Mt. Hood This Winter


    This time of year, restaurants near Mount Hood are full of outdoorsy types fueling up for their next adventure. Here, 5 sure to hit the spot.

  15. So, You Wanna Try Splitboarding? Here's What You Should Know


    It's the newest way to explore the backcountry: splitboarding. Here, everything you need to know about this rapidly growing pursuit.

  16. Fat Biking Around Portland: What To Know, Where To Go


    Interested in giving the two-wheeled craze a go? Here's what you need to know to get started fat biking around Portland this winter.

  17. Hit the Ale Trails in Oregon: Winter Adventure and Beer Pairings Around Portland


    The perfect Portland beer pairings? Ales and adventures. Here, a few awesome ale trails in Oregon to raise a glass (and break a sweat) to.

  18. Fascinating Oregon Landmarks You Can Hike, Paddle, and Ski To


    A murderer, buried treasure that still may exist, and roots in the Oregon Trail: Oregon landmarks brim with fascinating history.

  19. Valentine's Day in Portland: 5 Awesome Outdoor Outings


    For an adventurous way to spend Valentine's Day in Portland, check out these perfect-for-two outdoorsy options, plus a sweet solo sojourn.

  20. Fire Towers in Oregon: How to Snag These Rooms With a View


    Follow in the footsteps of Jack Kerouac with an overnight adventure at one of the 20-something fire towers in Oregon. Here's what to know.

  21. Snowshoeing around Portland: How to Explore the Wintry Backcountry


    With an abundance of trails and snow galore this season, there's never been a better time to try snowshoeing around Portland. Here's how.

  22. 7 Movies Filmed in Alabama (and the Outdoor Adventures that Go With Them)

    Birmingham, Huntsville

    There have been many movies filmed in Alabama, but these are close to some great outdoor adventure options.

  23. 4 Reasons Why You Should Attend the Beach Bash in Hood River


    The Beach Bash event, formerly known as Windfest, has been rebranded to showcase a broader swath of Hood River’s vibrant culture.

  24. Spring Biking in Portland: 5 Early-Season Adventures Around Town


    These awesome options for spring biking in Portland provide convenience, natural beauty, and inspiration to shake off the winter doldrums.

  25. Best Trails in Forest Park for a Winter Run


    During the dreariest of days, here are the best trails in Forest Park for a winter run in Portland.