Next Adventure Blog

Hobbit Beach is a short hike from Highway 101 and provides beautiful nature with middle earth-esque landscape.  Next Adventure staffer Anthony fills us in on the hike, beach, scenery, and everything else concerning the trail.  Read more for details.

The 2014 Columbia Rediviva took place a few weeks ago, and Next Adventure team member Jason ended up getting second place!  Read more for Jason's report on this highly entertaining disc golf tournament.  Congratulations Jason!

RootsRated works with local grassroots experts to provide active locals and travelers with the most authentic knowledge of a city's outdoor identity.  The RootsRated Pint Night will take place at the Paddle Sports Center and will provide live music, themed pint glasses, beer, and a tour of the RootsRated Insider's Guide!  Read more for details.

The Oregon Rockfish classic went down this past Saturday in Depoe Bay, OR.  Around 100 Kayak fishers came out and battled for the heaviest Lingcod, Cabezon, or Rockfish.  Read more for a full report including photos of the winnig fish!

Backpacking has never been so fun and easy! Hike through old growth Oregon forests and ramble along sub-alpine ridges in the scenic Mount Hood National Forest. Get the low-down from experienced Guide-Instructors on how to stay safe, warm and found while exploring back-country trails.

The alpine wildflowers in the Cascades have a short bloom-time between July snowmelt and October snowfall. Join NA staff naturalist Greg Hill for a wildflower presentation at Next Adventure at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014.

The Scappoose Bay to Astoria Tour is a beautiful four day camping journey down the Columbia River.  Read more for details and registration information.  Hope to see you there!

The Bachelor Island Overnight Trip is a tour from Scappoose Bay Kayaking to Bachelor Island full of beautiful scenery, diverse wildlife, and good times.  Read more for details and registration information.  Hope to see you there!

SUP yoga is the combination of stand-up paddleboarding and yoga all taking place on the beautiful Scappoose Bay.  Read more for details and registration info.  Hope to see you there!

Next Adventure staffer Matt givse us his review of the Petzl Adjama/Luna climbing harness.  This is a premier harness, so read more to hear Matt's opinion on the overall usability!