The Willamette Valley, the region that beckoned to pioneers who trekked 2,000 dusty miles to find it, lies centered among the 7 Wonders of Oregon. We sent Seattle Dredge of Seattle’s Travels to discover the food, drink and scenery that still beckons to visitors today. Here’s a peek at what she found.

About the Author: Emily Forsha

Emily Forsha is Travel Oregon’s content editor and a runner, hiker and biker of many Oregon trails. When she’s not road tripping around the state with her husband and two little boys, this proud native Oregonian is cooking up new recipes in her kitchen, sampling the latest craft brews and cheering on her beloved Oregon Ducks.

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