Hoodoo plans to open Friday

Oregon snowpack still just 32 percent of normalSANTIAM PASS — Usually 3 inches of new snow at Hoodoo Ski Area doesn’t isn’t big news, but it’s enough new snow to open the popular recreation site for the first time this ski season, several weeks later than normal.The...
LCGG: RiverRidge Golf Complex

LCGG: RiverRidge Golf Complex

Ric Jefferies and his wife, Debbie, had the guts to forge their own path through life. The result is a fantastic golf facility of which the Jefferies’ can be proud and that accurately reflects their vision for what life should be. Ric grew up in Corvallis. During...
LCGG: Sandpines Golf Links

LCGG: Sandpines Golf Links

Sandpines is a legitimate golf destination. Designed by Rees Jones, it was named Best New Public Golf Course in America when it opened in 1993 and has received numerous other awards and accolades since. In 2006 the clubhouse was added, along with the stunning Tavolo...
LCGG: Fiddler’s Green

LCGG: Fiddler’s Green

Fiddler’s Green is a golf destination, even if it is an atypical one. When I arrived at Fiddler’s the first thing I noticed was the gigantic rectangular building jutting out from the course. To be fair, it was pretty hard to miss. Though, I guess it would have to be...
LCGG: The Circle Bar Golf Club

LCGG: The Circle Bar Golf Club

Circle Bar Golf Club in Oakridge is a unique experience. The people who play there regularly take course ownership literally, and in more ways than one. You see, Circle Bar Golf Club is a non-profit organization. I asked Sharon Lose, clubhouse manager and one of only...