OTE - Oregon Travel Experience

Gone but not forgotten – tree memorials

Posted on: November 28th, 2016 by Madeline MacGregor in News & Press, Newsletter |

Notable trees that once graced Oregon

There are notable trees aplenty in Oregon, and you may have visited some of them on weekend forays across the state. However, trees have finite lifetimes. They are vulnerable to disease, rot, weather or humankind incidents. While not all of the trees represented in the“tree memorial” are Oregon Heritage Trees, during their lifespans many were beloved in their communities and by tree aficionados.
We will be …

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Grove of the States Sponsorships

Posted on: August 16th, 2016 by Madeline MacGregor in News & Press, Newsletter | 2 Comments

We are pleased to invite you to become a sponsor to Oregon’s Grove of the States. This is a unique opportunity to participate in the restoration and preservation of a historic Oregon arboretum with national roots. Download a copy of the Sponsor Letter (PDF).

What is the Grove of the States?

Located at the southbound I-5 French Prairie Rest Area (where over two million visitors stop each year), the Grove was conceived by former …

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OTE Heritage Program Online Brochure

Posted on: April 23rd, 2015 by Madeline MacGregor in News & Press, Newsletter |

OTE Heritage Program maps in digital format

The OTE Oregon Heritage Tree and Historical Marker Map Brochure remains one of our most popular and widely used publications. However, if you don’t want to clutter up your auto’s glovebox with another map, you now have an opportunity to view it digitally in a handy book-style format.
The brochure lists all of the latest Heritage Tree and Historical Marker sites across Oregon. Each section …

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Deep Roots

Posted on: March 30th, 2012 by Madeline MacGregor in News & Press, Newsletter, Roadways and Waysides |

Newsletter of the Oregon Travel Experience Heritage Programs

Oregon Travel Experience is proud of its connection to Oregon history. Many people don’t realize that not only do we manage highway business signs and highway safety rest areas, but also oversee two critical heritage programs: Oregon Historical Markers and Oregon Heritage Trees.
This publication holds information about the latest events and news concerning both OTE heritage programs and is available from our office …

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