Currin Bridge in Cottage Grove, Oregon.

7 Reasons to Visit Cottage Grove the Covered Bridge Capital of Oregon

This spring, I had a quick tour of Cottage Grove, Oregon that left me wanting more. Known as the covered bridge capital of Oregon, it has the largest grouping of covered bridges on the West Coast, and the only remaining covered railroad bridge west of the mighty Mississippi River. When an opportunity to return came my…


Scenic fall drives in Washington State

Three Favorite Scenic Fall Drives in Washington State

It’s fall in the Northern Hemisphere, and that means it’s time for scenic fall drives. In Washington State, I have three favorite fall drives that are perfect for a fall road trip or a getaway. And, if you need more inspiration check out my Six Reasons to Visit Washington State in the Fall. 3 Favorite…