Now Playing:


Oregon Field Guide

Outrigger Canoes

Light and fast, outrigger canoes allowed ancient Polynesians to cross vast stretches of open ocean. Outrigger racing is becoming increasingly popular on Oregon rivers.

First Broadcast: 1999
Producer: Jeff Douglas

More Oregon Field Guide

Why Dufur?

OPB | Oct. 20, 2016

Columbia River Bar Pilots

OPB | Oct. 20, 2016

Mecate Rope Makers

OPB | Oct. 13, 2016

More OPB

Follow Oregon Field Guide

Send Oregon Field Guide A Message

Part of Episode