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Explore Oregon

Pronounced OR-UH-GUN, never OR-EE-GONE, Oregon is home to many of the great wonders of the West. The state’s spectacular beauty and casual lifestyle attracts people who seek work-life balance and year-round outdoor recreation.

Oregon is known for:

  • Trees, lakes, rivers, mountains, clean air and abundant wildlife.
  • No sales tax!
  • Coffee… roasting coffee is popular in many towns and cities in the state.
  • Beer…  Oregon has more breweries per capita than any other U.S. city    
  • All things outdoors: Hiking, biking, climbing, running, skiing, river sports, golfing.
  • Wine country
  • Nike
  • Great state parks and national parks
  • Rural tax credits for physicians and APP’s
  • Pac 12 sports – home to the Oregon Ducks and the Oregon State Beavers
  • And it doesn’t rain as much as you think it does….

Here are some links to enjoy with additional information about Oregon:

Information about Oregon: https://www.50states.com/oregon.html

Things to do in Oregon: https://traveloregon.com/things-to-do/trip-ideas/7-wonders

Oregon Medical Licensure: https.//www.oregon.gov/OMB

Oregon State Parks and Recreation: https://www.stateparks.org

National Parks in Oregon: https://www.nps.gov/state/or/index.htm

Our Praxis communities:

Portland: https://www.travelportland.com/

Bend: http://www.visitbend.com

Eugene: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g51862-Eugene_Oregon-Vacations.html

Pendleton: http://www.travelpendleton.com

La Grande: http://www.el.com/to/lagrande

Hermiston: http://