Destination Oregon: Newberry Crater, East Lake and Paulina Lake Lodge

Central Oregon is a year-round destination for thousands of tourists, and for good reason. With this in mind, Dave Jones stayed close to home for this week’s Destination Oregon. Thanks to the USFS at Newberry Crater for showing us around.

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Destination Oregon: Luxury Camping at Panacea at the Canyon

Merriam-Webster defines panacea as “the remedy for all ills and difficulties,” and that is the thinking behind Panacea at the Canyon, a luxury campground in Central Oregon. But, as Dave Jones tells us in this segment of Destination Oregon, do not call it glamping.

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Destination Oregon: Historic Town of Jacksonville, Oregon

What has 2,800 residents, 30 independently-owned shops, 13 restaurants and looks just like it did in the 1970s? In this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones takes us to the historic southern Oregon town of Jacksonville.

Thanks to the folks in Jacksonville for welcoming us with open arms. Join us every Thursday for another new edition of Destination Oregon, where Dave Jones takes you to some of the most interesting and beautiful places across our state.

Destination Oregon: The Oregon Observatory

Central Oregon has some clear and dark night skies, perfect for star gazing. In this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones takes us to the Oregon Observatory in Sunriver that is truly out of this world.

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Destination Oregon: Frite & Scoop in Astoria

If you love the culinary combination of sweet and savory, Dave Jones has the perfect place for you. For this week’s Destination Oregon, he takes us to a place called Frite & Scoop in Astoria on the Oregon Coast.

Join us every Thursday for another new edition of Destination Oregon, where Dave Jones takes you to some of the most interesting and beautiful places across our state.

Destination Oregon: Exploring Bend’s History

Bend has a rich history, but it can be hard to take it all in from behind the wheel of your car. It is much easier to view that history from a bike. For this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones hops on an e-bike for a trip down memory lane.

Thanks to the folks at Let it Ride for showing us around. Join us every Thursday for another new edition of Destination Oregon, where Dave Jones takes you to some of the most interesting and beautiful places across our state.

Destination Oregon: Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum

There’s plenty to do in Hood River but in this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones takes us to a museum with an extensive collection of antique airplanes and automobiles, documenting how transportation has changed over the years.

Thanks to the folks at the Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum for showing us around. Join us every Thursday for another new edition of Destination Oregon, where Dave Jones takes you to some of the most interesting and beautiful places across our state.

Destination Oregon: The Ultimate Oregon Clam Chowder Trail

The website: Only in Your State, lists something called the Ultimate Oregon Clam Chowder Trail. When our Dave Jones caught wind of this, he immediately volunteered his Destination Oregon crew to explore this clam chowder trail along the Oregon Coast. Thanks to the folks at Pelican Brewing Company and Gracie’s Sea Hag for giving our crew a taste of the clam chowder trail.

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Destination Oregon: Vista House

When was the last time you stopped at a highway rest stop that had marble floors and walls, brass handrails, a rotunda with amazing artwork, and a one-of-a-kind view of nature’s wonders? In this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones takes us to the nation’s very first state highway rest stop, and it’s not what you think.

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Destination Oregon: Odem Theater Pub in Redmond

A trend in movie-going is the theater pub or theater restaurant. They’re springing up everywhere these days. For this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones takes you to local theater pub, Odem Theater Pub in Redmond, that has serendipitous roots and some features all its own.

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