Matt Wastradowski

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

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  1. Silver Falls State Park in Winter: 3 Reasons Why You Should Visit Now

    Portland

    Silver Falls State Park in winter is a magical places, with roaring waterfalls, fewer crowds, and wildlife viewings.

  2. The Best Indoor Climbing Gyms in Portland

    Portland

    Winter doesn't allow for much quality outdoor climbing. When wet weather strikes, head to one of these indoor climbing gyms in Portland.

  3. 4 Things to Know About the Epic Weeklong Ride of Cycle Oregon

    Portland

    The Cycle Oregon bike ride tackles a different part of Oregon each year, offering roughly 2,000 riders unprecedented challenges, rewarding viewpoints, and a connection to rural Oregon.

  4. Changes at Mt. Hood Meadows Cater to Beginners

    Portland

    Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort, which attracts more than 400,000 visitors every season and boasts 12 chairlifts to more than 80 trails, has a few changes up its sleeve this season.

  5. Luck of the Oregon Irish: Shamrock Run Adds Half Marathon

    Portland

    The Shamrock Run, the West Coast's second largest running event, returns in 2015 with a half marathon as well as other subtle changes.

  6. Worst Day of the Year Ride Returns to Portland

    Portland

    After a brief hiatus in 2014, the annual Worst Day of the Year Ride is returning to Portland, and this year, there are a few new surprises.

  7. 5 Awesome Spring Rides Near Portland

    Portland

    With warmer temperatures and the sun shining, these five rides each offer their own unique ways to enjoy spring days in Portland.

  8. Exploring Mount St. Helens 35 Years After Its Historic Eruption

    Portland

    Exploring Mount St. Helens, which erupted 35 years ago, can mean mountain biking, hiking, or backpacking through the recovering landscape.

  9. The 5 Best Rainy Day Runs Around Portland

    Portland

    When the going gets wet, get going with five of the best rainy day runs around Portland.

  10. A Quick and Dirty Guide to Mountain Biking near Portland

    Portland

    From the lunar-like landscape of Mount St. Helens to the nearby Forest Park trails, here's a quick guide to mountain biking near Portland.

  11. Training for the Pacific Crest Trail: Four Tough Tune-Ups

    Portland

    Have your eye on training for the Pacific Crest Trail? These four hikes around Portland offer excellent tune-ups for the adventure.

  12. Portland Pedalpalooza 2015: Five Fun Rides Around Town

    Portland

    Portland Pedalpalooza 2015 kicked off on June 4, but there are dozens of rides left to join, from the fun to the downright freaky. Pedal on!

  13. 5 Things You Need to Know About the Ever-Popular Eagle Creek Trail

    Portland

    The Eagle Creek Trail should be at the top of every hiker’s bucket list this summer. Here are some tips and insights to help make the most of a day or weekend trip along the trail.

  14. The World Naked Bike Ride Portland: 5 Things You Need to Know

    Portland

    The World Naked Bike Ride Portland is the largest event of its kind around the world. Planning on joining? Read this first.

  15. 5 Stunning Sunset Hikes Around Portland

    Portland

    With summer in full swing, nearly every day ends with a stunning swirl of purple and pink. Here's a guide to some of the best sunset hikes around Portland.

  16. SUP Summer Escape Portland, Oregon

    Portland

    The best places to learn and enjoy SUP, or stand-up paddleboarding, in and around Portland, Oregon.

  17. Spending Summer on Sauvie Island: One of the Largest River Islands in the US

    Portland

    Sauvie Island might be one of the few regional outdoor attractions near Portland not known for its summertime offerings...but it probably should be.

  18. What's on Tap for Beers Made by Walking this Summer

    Portland

    Hiking and beer are two distinctly Portland passions and the inspiration behind Beers Made by Walking. A look at what's on tap this summer.

  19. Gearing Up for the Providence Bridge Pedal

    Portland

    On August 9th 2015, roughly 20,000 riders will take to the streets (er, bridges) of Portland for the annual Providence Bridge Pedal.

  20. The Midnight Mystery Ride in Portland: Always a Surprise

    Portland

    Portland's Midnight Mystery Ride is shrouded in secrecy—and a guaranteed good time that happens every month. Here's what you need to know.

  21. Great Places to Float Near Portland Before Summer's Out

    Portland

    There's still plenty of time left in the summer to haul out the inner tube. Here, insider tips on the best places to float near Portland.

  22. Under Pressure: Exploring Volcanoes Around Portland

    Portland

    Many people don't know there are plenty of volcanoes around Portland that are ripe for outdoor exploration. Here, five to check out.

  23. Whitewater SUP in Portland: Up-and-Coming Sport Making Waves

    Portland

    The thrilling alternative to standard SUP is finding a foothold with local paddlers. Here's what to know about whitewater SUP in Portland.

  24. Rolling Out a New Bike Share Program in Portland?

    Portland

    This fall, Spinlister is expected to launch a revolutionary bike share program in Portland. Here's a look at how it will work.

  25. Mount Hood Hikes: 5 Spots With Stunning Views of Oregon's Iconic Peak

    Portland

    Craving a memorable way to see Oregon's most famous mountain? These Mount Hood hikes will have you savoring the views around every corner.