50 Interesting Facts About Oregon

Last updated on July 21st, 2020

References:

  1. https://oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/oregon_the_name/#.XKsnmdIzbIU
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Oregon
  3. https://oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/oregon_state_symbols/#.XKsp5NIzbIU
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hells_Canyon
  5. https://oregondiscovery.com/thunderegg
  6. http://www.geologyin.com/2018/07/where-to-find-sunstone-in-oregon.html
  7. https://www.nps.gov/crla/planyourvisit/upload/World-s-Deepest-Lakes-2017-508.pdf
  8. https://edition.cnn.com/2014/11/26/us/physician-assisted-suicide-fast-facts/index.html
  9. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assisted_suicide_in_the_United_States
  10. https://www.nytimes.com/1990/06/06/us/doctor-tells-of-first-death-using-his-suicide-device.html
  11. https://www.designhill.com/design-blog/surprising-facts-you-didnt-know-about-nike-swoosh-logo/
  12. http://mentalfloss.com/article/80551/15-facts-about-clint-eastwood-make-your-day
  13. https://www.oregonlive.com/forest-grove/2013/03/worlds_tallest_barber_pole_was.html
  14. https://www.nationalgeographic.com.au/nature/the-worlds-largest-living-organism.aspx
  15. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Native_American_peoples_of_Oregon
  16. https://www.oregonlive.com/living/2016/09/why_is_oregon_so_white_good_ho.html
  17. https://viewfinder.expedia.com/20-places-encounter-bigfoot/
  18. https://www.matinrealestategroup.com/blog/15-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-portland/
  19. https://www.nps.gov/joda/index.htm
  20. https://offbeatoregon.com/1705b.mount-hood-active-volcano-443.html
  21. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Hood
  22. https://www.qualityinfo.org/-/oregon-s-forestry-and-logging-industry-from-planting-to-harve-1
  23. https://oregonforests.org/blog/oregon-number-one
  24. http://www.geologyin.com/2017/06/the-meteorite-largest-ever-found-in.html
  25. http://meteorites.wustl.edu/numbers_by_state.htm
  26. http://www.pnwcta.org/news-events/facts-at-a-glance/
  27. http://extension.illinois.edu/trees/facts.cfm
  28. https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/1954/pauling/biographical/
  29. https://www.curbed.com/2017/6/28/15886810/bike-transportation-cycling-urban-design-bike-boom
  30. https://www.oregonlive.com/travel/2017/02/take_a_lighthouse_road_trip_do.html
  31. https://www.bustle.com/p/12-of-the-biggest-bookshops-in-the-world-for-when-you-want-to-lose-yourself-in-literature-40100
  32. https://www.powells.com/info/about-us
  33. https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/mill-ends-park
  34. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mill_Ends_Park
  35. https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/pressroom/sosmap/suicide-mortality/suicide.htm
  36. https://www.nationalparks.org/explore-parks/crater-lake-national-park
  37. http://visitestacada.com/home/things-to-do/mushrooming/
  38. https://www.smithsonianmag.com
  39. https://www.britannica.com/place/Salem-Oregon
  40. http://blog.wilvaco.com/11-fun-facts-about-eugene-oregon/
  41. https://www.eugenecascadescoast.org/running/history/nike/
  42. https://www.travelmedford.org/medford-fast-factshttps://peakvisor.com/peak/roxy-ann-peak.html?yaw=0.00&pitch=0.00&hfov=62.08
  43. https://historicbeaverton.org/beaverton-history-trivia/
  44. https://www.visitbend.com/about-bend-oregon/history-statistics-trivia/
  45. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaverton,_Oregonhttps://kids.kiddle.co/Corvallis,_Oregon
  46. https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/community/page/corvallis-history
  47. http://alloveralbany.com/archive/2010/03/15/toilet-paper-invented-in-yep-albany
  48. https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/thor-s-well
  49. www.traveloregon.com
  50. https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/hat-museum
  51. https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/chocolate-waterfall
  52. https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/oregon/chocolate-waterfall-candy-basket-or/
  53. www.evergreenmuseum.org
  54. https://oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/kelly_butte_civil_defense_center_and_kelly_butte_natural_area/#.Xwkm0RJS_IU