Oregon City Eyes WW Park Plans 
Efforts are afoot to grace Oregon City with a whitewater park, similar to the successful one recently built on the Deschutes, in Bend. Though still in the early stages, supporters are hoping to tie in with the city’s plans for developing its riverfront near Willamette Falls. http://www.oregonlive.com/travel/index.ssf/2016/04/oregon_city_considering_a_whit.html#incart_river_index

Tall Ships Touring Coast 
Fans of nautical history can find “living” examples of the square-riggers which once plied the high seas, when an entourage of such ships tours the Oregon and Washington coasts, this spring and summer. To learn more, visit the Coast Explorer site: http://coastexplorermagazine.com/features/1005-historical-tall-ships-travel-the-oregon-and-washington-coast