Peak Northwest

Hosts Jamie Hale and Vickie Connor take you to some of the greatest destinations in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest.

Society & Culture
Places & Travel
Sports
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How to spend a summer day on Sauvie Island
24 min
102
Outdoor concert venues and amphitheaters to vis...
29 min
103
Find a suburban hiking adventure this summer
25 min
104
Adventuring with kids in the great outdoors
30 min
105
The best places to eat and drink in Eugene
34 min
106
'In A Landscape' brings classical music to the ...
28 min
107
Exploring the eastern Oregon town of Joseph at ...
29 min
108
Vickie's first time exploring the south-central...
29 min
109
Local day trips to explore, as Oregon gas price...
26 min
110
The McKenzie River Trail is a gateway to scenic...
25 min
111
Fat Girls Hiking encourages folks to get outsid...
29 min
112
Waterfall kayaking takes whitewater adventure t...
29 min
113
Don't sleep on the Bear Hotel, a whimsical attr...
26 min
114
What you need to know about the new Columbia Ri...
25 min
115
Introducing our new co-host, Vickie Connor
21 min
116
A goodbye to co-host Jim Ryan
Jim and Jamie talk about Jim's favorite places he's explored in the Pacific Northwest
25 min
117
Scheming the perfect 3-day spring weekend
Jim and Jamie say it's time to hit the road and take a long weekend, if you can swing it.
23 min
118
Where to find the best beaches on the southern ...
Jim and Jamie discuss some gems on the spectacular southern coast
31 min
119
Fishing 101 with Bill Monroe
The Oregonian/OregonLive's longtime fishing and wildlife reporter gives practical advice on how to get into fishing in Oregon.
31 min
120
What to do at Valley of the Rogue, Oregon’s bus...
The busiest state park in Oregon is right there, if you're on I-5 in Southern Oregon.
26 min
121
How to go stargazing in Oregon
On this week’s episode of Peak Northwest we talk to Bob Grossfeld, manager of the Sunriver Observatory, where visitors can peer through telescopes to see the wonders of the cosmos. Those who can’t make it out to the observatory can still go stargazing on their own, he explains, with nothing more than a pair of binoculars.<br /><hr><p style='color:grey; font-size:0.75em;'> See <a style='color:grey;' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer' href='https://acast.com/privacy'>acast.com/privacy</a> for privacy and opt-out information.</p>
20 min
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Do go chasing waterfalls...along Oregon's south...
The southern Coast Range is home to several spectacular waterfalls.
21 min
123
Take a spring break road trip down Oregon 47
The myriad ways to escape the crowds for spring break this month.
27 min
124
Take a trip to Oregon’s most overlooked state p...
Shhhh, there are some epically amazing state parks that don't get tons of visitors.
23 min
125
Turning a skijoring skeptic into a believer
What happens when you take skis, snow, a dog and add Jim Ryan?
32 min