It’s a bit of a mystery. The entire Cascade Mountain range, which stretches from Lassen Peak in Shasta County up through British Columbia, is full of volcanoes, a landscape shaped by a violent geologic history. But the Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway only covers about a third of that.
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Ashland may not have anywhere near as many breweries as its eastern neighbor Bend, but what the town lacks in beer diversity it makes up for in density. There are more than a dozen places you can grab a beer in the tiny downtown area — even at a couple of coffee shops — so […]
The rugged, heavily forested Rogue Valley, surrounding the cities of Medford and Ashland in southern Oregon, is very much a frontier wine region. It’s a place where young winemakers with relatively little capital can dig in and try to make their mark on the American wine scene.
“They say the river has eyes, and it does,” said my guide, Howard Binney, a 59-year-old retired firefighter who started fishing Southern Oregon’s Rogue River “system,” as he calls it, with his grandfather when he was 12.