A Rare Natural Phenomenon Is Occurring This Summer In Oregon, And You Won’t Want To Miss It

This summer, a rare natural occurrence will take place above the state of Oregon, and it’s going to be amazing. On August 21st, 2017, a total solar eclipse will be passing through the Beaver State, a rare event that will darken the skies and create a spectacle so amazing that roughly 1 million people are coming from across the world to bare witness.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Check out this short video by The Oregonian to find out more:

What are your plans for the big day?

Oregon is also home to numerous natural phenomena you can check out year-round. Find out more here.