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Join us for wild and whacky adventures with the 60+ Activity Center...who knows where it might lead...

A complete list of Travel Adventures for 2017 is available here.

Garibaldi Train

Garibaldi Train Trip, Garibaldi, OR

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Cost $37.00, time 8:00 - 5:00 PM

Step back in time and experience a bit of yesteryear. The 90 minute round-trip excursion meanders by Tillamook Bay, the Pacific Ocean, Nehalem Bay and through the Nehalem River Valley, and passes by many lakes and gorgeous panoramic views that can only be seen by rail.

Beaver Creek
Beaver Creek Kayak, Ona State Park

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Cost $30.00, time 7:30 - 3:00 PM

Love kayaking? Never kayaked before but always wanted to? Now is your chance to give it a try. Experience one of the most exciting additions to the program at Ona Beach State Park. Difficulty is EASY.

Benton County Fair & Rodeo

Benton County Fair & Rodeo, Corvallis, OR

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Cost $20.00, time 10:00 - 5:00 PM

Don't miss out on all of the fun at the Benton County Fair & Rodeo. Something for everyone from all of the animal exhibits, arts and crafts, baked goods, carnival rides, free concerts, and the rodeo! Don't forget the elephant ears, and other yummy fair foods.

Scandinavian Festival

Scandinavian Festival, Junction City, OR

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Cost $15.00, time 8:00 - 5:00 PM

This annual Festival celebrates Scandinavian heritage and presents the cultures of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Actors and storytellers in colorful costumes weave through the croud, delighting young and old.

crater lake

Crater Lake, Crater Lake, OR

Tuesday, August 15, 16, 17, 2017

Cost $340.00, time 8:00 am

Enjoy a three-day, two-night stay at Crater Lake Resort. Included in the trip is a two hour, 33 mile "Ranger Narrated Trolley Tour." Something for everyone to enjoy. Explore Rim Village, two visitor centers and numerous exhibits, hiking trails, boat tours etc.

Camp Adair
Camp Adair & Salem History with John Baker, Corvallis & Salem, OR

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Cost $10.00, time 8:00 - 5:00 PM

The Newport 60+ Activity Center is honored to welcome John Baker, author of Camp Adair, as a narrator and personal guide for a memorable journey though Camp Adair in Corvallis, and the State Capital Building in Salem, OR.

Oregon State Fair
Oregon State Fair, Salem, OR
Friday, August 25, 2017
Cost $16.00, time 8:00 - 5:00 PM

There is no such thing as too much fummer fun! With roots going back to 1861, this is one of the nation's classic state fairs!

Purple Dahlia
Swan Island Dahlia Festival, Canby, OR
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Cost $20.00, time 8:00 - 6:00 PM

You are invited to attend the 2017 Annual Dahlia Festival, a must-see for the dahlia lover, or if you just love flowers. View over 400 floral arrangements, over 1500 cut dahlia blooms on display, floral arranging and tuber dividing demonstrations, food booths, face painting and live music.

Mission Mill Museum
Mission Mill Museum, Salem, OR
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Cost $15.00, time 8:00 - 5:00 PM

Walk in the footsteps of Oregon Pioneers. Experience work and life in what was once a leading textile factory in Oregon. Mission Mill consists of fourteen historic structures on a 5-acre parklike site, taking visitors back to the 1840's.

MtAngel children dancing
Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Mt. Angel, OR

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Cost $25.00, time 8:00 - 5:00 PM

Mark your calendars for the 52nd annual Mount Angel Oktoberfest! This is a four-day celebration of the harvest in Bavarian style! Enjoy music, dancers, art, craft and food vendors.

logging truck with large log
Hull-Oaks Lumber Company, Monroe, OR

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Cost $15.00, time 8:30 - 5:30 PM

See the last commercial-steam powered sawmill in the United States! Visitors come from all over the world to experience the unique sights and sounds of the past.