Category: Things to do

Things to do in the Ashland, Oregon area.



Winter Birding in Southern Oregon By Harry Fuller What birds do we see most in Southern Oregon in the winter? In the Rogue Valley there are over a dozen species of ducks that can be found each winter. We also frequently have Lewis's Woodpeckers, Cedar Waxwings and Varied Thrush in significant numbers. On ... Read More
January 28, 2015Northwest Nature Shop


My kids come to work with me here at the Northwest Nature Shop.  They have a blast doing laps inside the shop in the plasma car, setting up elaborate nature scenes with our animal replicas, or sitting up at the counter “helping” customers.  Towards the end of the day though ... Read More
April 21, 2014Northwest Nature Shop


The Guided Fall Wild Mushroom Walk was so popular this year that we had to schedule another guided walk the following day! Our participants enjoyed the limitless knowledge, enthusiasm and patience for answering questions provided by expert mycologists John Teem and Michael Potts. The abrupt change in weather was no ... Read More
February 15, 2014Northwest Nature Shop