Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by
has the largest collection of covered bridges in the western part
of the United States, with over 50 covered spans. These timber
bridges were often covered to protect them from the weather. Now,
the remaining examples of this obsolete bridge construction
technology, generally located in pastoral rural settings, provide
one of the most significant tourist attractions in the state.
Allow the Innkeepers of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild to
examples of Oregon History then...Read More
Thursday, February 5, 2015 by
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WildSpring Guest Habitat
Port Orford, Oregon
The south coast is the place for travelers who want to get away
from the same old thing - traffic, strip malls, franchise hotels
and restaurants. Travelers who'd like to bring home tales of
something off-beat, who enjoy exploring the special but
Oregon's spectacular south coast is a world all its
own, very different from its northern counterpart. It is remote,
underdeveloped, without the...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 by
St. Patrick's day is just around the corner but
Green is here year-round in Oregon. Many Oregon Bed and
Breakfast Guild members provide Certified
Green Lodging. And at Hopworks
Urban Brewery in southeast Portland, the brewpub calls
itself an "eco brewpub."Read More
Many celebrate St.
Patrick's Day with green beer, but in Portland, we're not talking
the food colored or dyed kind. We’re talking about the organic
Green is no doubt the theme at Hopworks Urban Brewery in southeast
Portland. Not only...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 by
Guest blogger Karen Wickman, owner of the Prospect Historic Hotel, lodging near Crater
Lake, Oregon, wants you to know! She writes:
is a sleepy little town on the side of the road off of Highway 62
in Southern Oregon. It’s right on the way to Crater Lake National
Park and is nestled in the middle of the Rogue River National
Forest. It is surrounded by astonishing natural wonders that
you would never know were there if you didn’t do a little
exploring. Within a half a mile of the Prospe...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 by
a special you won't want to miss in the Oregon Wine Country!
innkeeper of the R. R. Thompson House in Carlton, invites you to
enjoy a Spring Break Special. For the rest of
March 2013 and through the month of April 2013 only, you
- book one night
and get the second night half off;
- book two nights
and get the third night free!
Please call the
inn directly to reserve this special rate: (503)
Spring is a
special time to visit the Willamette Valley. The daffodils
Sunday, February 10, 2013 by
at the Oregon Bed and
Breakfast Guild we encourage guests who've stayed with any of
our member inns to tell us their story. You can do that by
visiting our blog and clicking on the "Stayed at an OBBG
member inn?" button on the right side of the blog page.
What do we do for you? Remove your personal information from
your blog post, but keep it so we can enter you in a drawing for
$100 of OBBG lodging gift vouchers. Tell everyone what you
did--go for a bike ride? Birdwatching? ...
Sunday, February 10, 2013 by
In search for
special Valentines Day accommodations? Book a
luxurious room at Bybee’s Historic Inn
complete with champagne
and chocolate covered strawberries. Includes a three-course
gourmet breakfast specified to your dietary needs. Call early
for your room selection.
different rooms to choose from there'll be something that's just
right for you and your beloved at this authentic Oregon...
Monday, November 12, 2012 by
Looking for some Christmas Spirit in Southern Oregon? Join
Vikki Lynn and Tina Marie, the innkeepers of Bybee's Historic Inn
just in time for the
best Victoria Christmas parade in Oregon's Rogue Valley.
Historic Jacksonville is where you want to be.
Friday, November 30, 2012, welcome the Christmas season with a
parade of marching bands, old cars, bagpipers, carolers and lots
the first three weekends of December, Jacksonville Oregon features
Christmas celebrations Victoria...
Thursday, October 11, 2012 by
Ah, the fall in Southern Oregon! Vikki, innkeeper at
Bybee's Historic Inn, a romantic bed and
breakfast in Jacksonville, has a few tips about things to see
and do in Jacksonville.
better way to enjoy autumn than visiting Historic Jacksonville? The
town gardens are still brimming with flowers while the cool nights
begin to tint the trees with color. The trolley is
still touring about and our quaint streets beckon
you to wander through town admiring our historic buildings. The
Monday, June 4, 2012 by
one knows a town quite like the innkeepers who live there.
And Jacksonville, Oregon, is no exception. Southern
Oregon innkeeper Tim Balfour of the iconic TouVelle House provides a few ideas of how you
can master Jacksonville in just two days. . .and consider the
authentic Oregon TouVelle House as home base for your Southern
Oregon explorations. Give Tim a call at 541-899-8938 and let
him know you're ready to start your romantic weekend getaway that
might just include a little bit of...Read More
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 by
innkeepers of Bybee's Historic Inn near Jacksonville, Oregon,
want to make sure their guests know what's going on nearby.
Coming up soon on Saturday, June 9, 2012, the Britt Festival
opens in Jacksonville! Vikki and Tina invite you to stay at
their inn on the outskirts of Jacksonville while you attend the
Britt Festival. Give them a call toll-free at (877) 292-3374
and let them help design your authentic Oregon vacation
Bybee's Historic Inn is also a great place to think about...
Sunday, April 8, 2012 by
Looking for a dude ranch vacation? Look no
further. These working cattle ranches, members of
the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild, provide
horseback vacations, cattle drives, and fly fishing
vacations. After a day in the saddle the friendly
ranch style atmosphere, the cozy guest rooms and home cooked meals
will satisfy and refresh hungry, tired guests.Read More
Howdy! Welcome to
the Long Hollow Ranch
Long Hollow Ranch is a guest ranch with good old fashion values.
The newly remodeled 100-year old ranch...
Friday, March 30, 2012 by
Wilson Ranches Retreat
is Celebrating 12 Years and 4 Generations
Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed & Breakfast
celebrated their 12th Anniversary on March 12, 2012. Thank
you for twelve years of extraordinary memories and for being an
amazing extended family! They've created an amazing Oregon
Geotourism adventure in Central Oregon.
Your hosts, Phil and Nancy Wilson's
families homesteaded in Wheeler and Gilliam Counties over 100 years
ago after traveling the Oregon Trail in the 1800's. Four
Thursday, August 11, 2011 by
The latest word from Vikki at
Bybee's Historic Inn is complimentary transportation
to/from the Britt Festival in Jacksonville, OR! Join Vikki
and Tina Marie at their authentic Oregon bed and breakfast for a
night or two, or a week, while attending the Britt Festival!Read More
Vikki writes: The Classical Festival at the Britt has
started and will continue through the month of August.
Founded in 1963, the Britt Classical Festival features a
professional orchestra of 90 musicians who come from all over...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 by
Ready for another authentic Oregon experience? Learn the
history of Jacksonville's Pioneer
Cemetery, Section by Section, on a guided tour through this
beautiful 150 year old treasure. On the Second Saturday of each
month a different Section will be toured and discussed with
background information on the religious or fraternal orders that
make up the various Sections of the cemetery. Meet some of
the more interesting and colorful Pioneers who rest under the
Madrones and hear about the...
Saturday, July 23, 2011 by
Stash Tea Company just announced its deal for a free night
at a bed and breakfast when you purchase the Stash
Tea Guide to Bed & Breakfast Inns
. You can find
more details at the Stash Tea website
The offer allows for one free night at a participating B&B
when combined with the purchase of a second consecutive
night. The offer ends June 2013
Here in Oregon, seven Oregon bed and breakfasts who are also
members of the Oregon Bed & Breakfast Guild are participating
in this...Read More
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 by
hard to beat the combination of an excursion train and a fish
story--it's an authentic Oregon experience waiting to happen!
Here's something just in about the Eagle Cap Excursion Train
rides the rails in Northeastern Oregon:
EAGLE CAP EXCURSION TRAIN HAS FISH STORIES
Elgin, Oregon__Steelhead & Chinook salmon are the topic for
passengers who ride the scenic train Saturday, July 30, 2011.
Our guest presenter for the trip is Ron Harrod, manager of
the ODFW hatcheries at Big Canyon and...Read More
Friday, July 15, 2011 by
Bybee's Historic Inn
in Jacksonville tipped us off to this
upcoming mountain bike race in Southern Oregon:If you are a mountain bike enthusiast then Jacksonville,
Oregon, is the place to be on July 30th. The
Country Mountain Bike Race will commence at 11:00
Based off the original Revenge of the Siskiyous Jacksonville
course, the Stagecoach Cross Country Mountain Bike Race returns to
Jacksonville for its 2nd year.
Jacksonville has a lot to offer to the outdoor...Read More
Thursday, July 14, 2011 by
vacationing it’s nice not to have every single moment of your
itinerary planned so you can enjoy some down time and truly
TouVelle House Bed & Breakfast in Jacksonville, Oregon, we
know that and have created a wonderful retreat with lots of areas
where guests can just “set a spell”. This year we added a
bocce court for another outdoor recreation
option. Bocce is an Italian bowling game with aspects of
croquet and horse shoes that can be enjoyed regardless of your
level of...Read More