Five Weirdly Wonderful Things at Milo Mac (aka Milo McIver State Park)

Milo McIver State Park – Minutes from Portland Oregon Portland – the City of Roses – Unofficial Motto: Keep Portland Weird Offered Here – Five Weirdly Wonderful Things at Milo Mac #1. We train llamas here.  Oh Yes We Do. The Llama Rendezvous and Drive-In took place here in the park.  Every year the Back Country … More Five Weirdly Wonderful Things at Milo Mac (aka Milo McIver State Park)

Who Was this guy John Day, Anyway? and his National Monument

John Day – Loser or Folk Hero? Who Was this Guy? And the National Monument in his name. Perhaps not as sexy or well-known as Daniel Boone – myth surrounds the man. John Day here… As you travel through Central Oregon you cannot miss the name “John Day.” The towns of John Day & Dayville, the … More Who Was this guy John Day, Anyway? and his National Monument

More Pinot?  Yes, Please!  Our Willamette Valley Visit – And the World’s best Wineglass

One of our favorite wine areas is the Willamette Valley in Oregon.  Many reasons keep it one of our favorites:  friendly tasting rooms, many folks who still consider themselves farmers, real dedication to the craft, science, love, magic and luck of making wine – and a beautiful area to discover wine! So, this started as … More More Pinot?  Yes, Please!  Our Willamette Valley Visit – And the World’s best Wineglass

Days 2 & 3 “On the Job” as Kayak Hosts at Milo McIver State Park

Two more successful paddles – 0% capsize rate!  Yeah! As volunteer camp hosts at Milo McIver State Park in Oregon we host multiple kayak tours during the week & on weekends when Lake Estacada is not too busy.  The lake is a popular fishing spot as it is stocked with Rainbow Trout every month – or … More Days 2 & 3 “On the Job” as Kayak Hosts at Milo McIver State Park