Day Trip: Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum- McMinnville

By Emy Sloan

 

The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is a must see for aircraft and space enthusiasts of all ages!

Located in McMinnville, Oregon, this exceptional museum consists of two large buildings chock-full of airplanes and spacecraft, an IMAX theater, an impressive outdoor playground and most importantly is home to the famous Spruce Goose- the world’s largest aircraft!

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Day Trip: Northern Lights Tree Farm- Colonial Harvest Days in Pleasant Hill

By Emy Sloan

 

Northern Lights Tree Farm in Pleasant Hill, Oregon is well known for their Christmas trees…but that’s not all they have to offer! During the harvest season in October there is a great pumpkin patch, a giant corn maze and tons of family fun to be had during the Colonial Harvest Days Celebration! Continue reading “Day Trip: Northern Lights Tree Farm- Colonial Harvest Days in Pleasant Hill”

Day Trip: Bauman’s Farm and Garden- Gervais

By Emy Sloan

 

Bauman’s Farm and Garden in Gervais, Oregon has got a great playground and farm store. It’s a wonderful place to buy fresh produce and bakery goods, nursery items and more. Continue reading “Day Trip: Bauman’s Farm and Garden- Gervais”

Day Trip: The Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome

By Emy Sloan

 

The Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome is a fabulous place to take your little scientist for some great hands-on learning! Located in Alton Baker Park in Eugene, Oregon, the Science Factory consists of a large interactive exhibit hall, a ‘tot spot’ play area and a Planetarium!  Continue reading “Day Trip: The Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome”

Day Trip: Sandcastle Playground at Regatta Park- Lincoln City

If you and your family happen to be in Lincoln City and want to break up the monotony of beautiful sandy ocean shore exploration, check out the amazing playground at Regatta Park! Continue reading “Day Trip: Sandcastle Playground at Regatta Park- Lincoln City”