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2011 October Media Mentions

Published: November 01, 2011

Note: Online publications often move or remove links so some of the links below may have expired.


Sunset Magazine
October 2011
"Top 10 Fall Hikes and Drives"
Ten colorful hikes this fall. Sidebar lists Oregon Fall Foliage Blog as resource.

Take Root Magazine
Fall 2011
"Wherefore Art Thou, Vino?"
Taste the romance of Oregon wines at King Estate's grand tasting room just outside of Eugene.

SkiPresse Magazine (Germany)
October/November 2011
"Im Land der Vulkane"
Eleven page article about winter and ski activities around Oregon. Article mentions Eugene and the South Willamette Valley, along with the Oregon coast and wine country.

Meetings Focus West
October 2011
"Enchanting Oregon"
Oregon is filled with cultural options from venues to experiences. In Eugene visit the Hult Center.

Sports Travel Magazine
September 2011
"Wild Blue Yonder"
Across the country, college football teams will play in new locations this year, allowing cities to market to a whole new group of fans. Eugene is preparing for new Pac-12 fans to visit.


Oregon Coast Visitors Association
October 2011
"Consumer E-news: Bountiful Opportunities"
The Oregon coast is full of delicious, bountiful opportunities to treat your taste buds. In Florence sip Wakonda's beer and enjoy the Chowder, Blues & Brews Festival this October.

Outdoors NW
October 2011
"October E-Newsletter"
Eugene Ski Swap featured in Event Calendar

Oregon Coast Visitors Association
October 25, 2011
"Consumer enews: The Great Girl Getaway"
Get the girls today for a coast trip. In Florence enjoy Celebrate Arts!, backstreet gallery, craft show and the Veteran's day parade in November.

Oregon Lakes & Rivers magazine
October 31, 2011
"Oregon Road Trippers E-Report #115"
Fall color is at peak in the Eugene & Cascades region. Check out the fall report at the Oregon Fall Foliage blog and visit the McKenzie River for beautiful scenery and take a free park walk.


The Oregonian (Portland, OR)
October 4, 2011
"Autumn and the magic of the marsh highlighted by mature cattails"
Fall is upon us and the colors are changing with the harvest season. Link to Oregon Fall Foliage Blog.


The World (Coos Bay, OR)
October 15, 2011
"Home / Sports / Outdoors / Outdoors Discover Oregon's colorful side with fall trips"
Fall colors are popping all over Oregon. For fall foliage updates contact the Oregon Fall Foliage Hotline and Blog.

October 7, 2011 
"Oregon Fall Foliage, A MapQuest Guide"
Oregon fall foliage features brilliant hues and spectacular scenery. Three spots to see colors: McKenzie Pass, Aufderheide, Columbia Gorge.
October 26, 2011
"Travel Biz E-Newsletter #62"
Oregon Tourism visits Dublin for a tourism trip and to see Pink Martini.

Northwest TripFinder
September 30, 2011
"Fall Hikes, Rainy Rainforest"
Make the most of the bountiful fall season in the pacific northwest. For fall foliage updates check in with Oregon Fall Foliage blog and twitter.

Sharing Travel Experiences
October 19, 2011
"11 Incredible Experiences on the Oregon Coast"
Every mile of the Oregon coast is open to the public. So explore the shoreline city by city. In Florence see the sea lion caves.