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Living in Oregon Resources

This page is a compilation of resources/books and other information about Oregon and the Northwest. I've started the page with recommended books and plan to add other helpful information/resources over the coming months. Check back often to see what new info we add.

Recommended Oregon Books

Full Color Travel Guide

Whether you want to explore Portland, drink wine in the Willamette Valley, or hike the Columbia River Gorge, the local Fodor's travel experts in Oregon are here to help! Fodor's Oregon guidebook is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you need to simplify your trip-planning process and make the most of your time. This new edition has been fully-redesigned with an easy-to-read layout, fresh information, and beautiful color photos.  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Exploring Oregon: A Guide To Over 100 Must-Visit Destinations

Traveling to Oregon is unlike any other adventure you crossed off your bucket list. The ultimate dreamland for adventurous spirits whose soul craves deep connection with nature, Oregon is rich in picturesque landscapes that’ll leave you breathless. As you travel the distance through the lush forests and mountains of Oregon, and then all the way through its pristine waterfalls and caves, you’ll have the time of your life getting lost in the Beaver State’s immersive beauty. From nature’s wonders like Vortex of Old Fort Road, to the Sea Lion Caves, and the amazing Tamolitch Blue Pool, Oregon just begs to be explored! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Your Complete Guide to Over 300 Fun and Adventurous Things To See, Do and Explore While Visiting the Oregon Coast!

At 363 miles long, Oregon’s scenic coastline is filled with countless natural wonders and attractions to see, do, and explore. Hike to a high bluff to watch for whales, walk a long sandy beach, explore a historic lighthouse, catch a live Dungeness crab, join in the fun of a sandcastle building contest, even ride aboard an old-fashioned steam train. The problem is…how do you uncover all of these activities to get the most out of your trip? The solution is the new Oregon Coast Guide. Inside these pages, you’ll discover over 300 fun and adventurous things to see, do and explore while visiting the Oregon Coast, complete with descriptions, black & white photos, maps, tips, contact information, a whale watching guide, and much more! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Oregon My Oregon Land of Natural Wonders

Oregon is a big, beautiful state filled with mountains, valleys, deserts, cities, towns, an amazing coastline, and much more. From the high desert of Central Oregon and the scenic vistas of the Columbia River Gorge to awe-inspiring Crater Lake and the forest and farms of the Willamette Valley, its natural wonders abound. In Oregon, My Oregon, the award-winning team of pho­tographers at Photo Cascadia have captured this mag­ical place in a stunning book that will be embraced by locals and visitors alike. Oregon, My Oregon includes a foreword by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and former Oregonian Nicholas Kristof, who captures the breadth and beauty of the state and this must-have book. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Pacific Northwest Travel Guide & Stories: Explore Washington's Evergreen Forests, Drive the Scenic Route Through Oregon's Quaint Beach Towns, and Hike Through Idaho's Stunning State Parks

When it comes to nature, the Pacific Northwest is without a doubt one of the most diverse landscapes in the United States of America. Whether you’re looking for deserts to have a sandy good time or a rainforest to go trekking in, you couldn’t have chosen a better place. With its serene forests, inspiring mountain ranges, and incredible urban jungles, you won’t run out of sights to see and wonders to experience. And it’s not all just about nature, either. You’ll find all the perks of urban living, too – from dining on different types of cuisine to being entertained by all sorts of shows and performances. But with all it has to offer, fitting everything in will be tough, and narrowing down your options will be even more difficult. All you really need is an experienced guide in your pocket that will help you plan out your days and find the best attractions in these three states. This is the greatest first step you will take to make sure your trip is packed with incredible memories. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

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