Destination Oregon: Celebrating 100 Years of Paisley’s Original Schoolhouse

There’s nothing quite like growing up in a small town. One small town in southeastern Oregon is proudly celebrating its heritage this year after its original schoolhouse turned 100 years old.

Dave Jones takes us to Paisley for this week’s Destination Oregon, sponsored by Robberson Ford.

Destination Oregon: Annual Mosquito Festival in Paisley

A famous business leader from the 20th century once said, “We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.” For years, in the small southeastern Oregon town of Paisley, the ongoing problem was mosquitoes. However, the town turned that problem into a brilliant opportunity.

Dave Jones takes us to the annual Mosquito Festival in this week’s edition of Destination Oregon sponsored by Robberson Ford.

Destination Oregon: Marble Caves Distillery

A distillery in Southern Oregon is bringing the all-natural, locally-sourced trend to the liquor business with their own handcrafted spirits made in small batches near Cave Junction.

For this week’s Destination Oregon, sponsored by Robberson Ford, Mackenzie Wilson takes us to the Marble Caves Distillery.

Destination Oregon: Oregon Caves National Monument & Preserve

If you want to step back in time for an up-close look at Oregon’s history, all you have to go is go several stories underground. For this week’s Destination Oregon, sponsored by Robberson Ford, Mackenzie Wilson takes us to the Oregon Caves National Monument & Preserve in Josephine County.

 

Destination Oregon: Taylor’s Sausage in Cave Junction

The Taylor family has been serving their own special sausage recipes since 1924, when great grandpa Taylor opened a shop in Canada, before settling in the world famous Farmer’s Market  in Hollywood in the 1930’s.

The third generation of Taylors moved the family sausage business, Taylor’s Sausage, to Josephine County in Southern Oregon in the 1970’s, and that’s where Central Oregon Daily’s Mackenzie Wilson caught up with the fourth generation of Taylors for this week’s Destination Oregon, sponsored by Robberson Ford.

Destination Oregon: Climbing at Smith Rock State Park

Smith Rock State Park in Terrebonne is full of trails for everyone from novice walkers to avid hikers, but the towers of rock can be intimidating for those who aren’t used to rock climbing.

For tonight’s Destination Oregon, sponsored by Robberson Ford, Mackenzie Wilson joins Chockstone Climbing Guides‘ Jim Ablao to show that you don’t have to be a pro to enjoy some of the best rock climbing areas in the country.