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Your Guide to The Abiqua Waterfall Hike Near Portland

Your Guide to The Abiqua Waterfall Hike Near Portland

Just about an hour outside of Portland are tons of absolutely stunning waterfall hikes. You can wander around the Columbia River Gorge and Mount Hood area for days and still not hike to all the waterfalls in the area. But if you look just a bit more south of Portland,...

25 Day Trips from Portland, Oregon + Road Trip Ideas

25 Day Trips from Portland, Oregon + Road Trip Ideas

After waiting an hour for a Voodoo donut and getting a selfie with the "Portland is Weird" sign, you may be ready to see what else Portland offers... (JK, there's a lot more than this, we just aren't city people!) Don't get us wrong, we LOVE Portland but mostly...

What to Do at Mount Hood in Winter

What to Do at Mount Hood in Winter

From skiing or snowboarding at Timberline and Meadows to enjoying hot cocoa and giant maple bars in Government Camp, few things compare to the treasures you can find on Mount Hood in the winter. Here's our guide to all the activities you can enjoy at Mount Hood in...

25 Columbia River Gorge Hikes + Other Adventures

25 Columbia River Gorge Hikes + Other Adventures

There's no place like the Gorge. People travel from all around the country to take in this natural wonder of the Pacific Northwest. From hiking to windsurfing and boating, there are many ways to enjoy the Columbia River Gorge. You can get a sense of its majesty just...

17 of The Best Places for Camping Near Portland

17 of The Best Places for Camping Near Portland

The city of Portland, Oregon is packed with things to do and see, but sometimes you need to get away from city life and explore the great outdoors. The area surrounding Portland is stunning, and luckily, there are plenty of great campgrounds that are just a short...

7 Awesome Mount Hood Hikes (Including Waterfall Hikes)

7 Awesome Mount Hood Hikes (Including Waterfall Hikes)

  You'll see it looming in the distance from Portland and even on a really clear day all the way from Bend—Mount Hood is the star of the show here in Oregon. And when you visit, you'll want to enjoy Mount Hood from all angles. Locals from Portland flock here to...

The Tom Dick and Harry Trail and Mirror Lake Loop in Mount Hood

The Tom Dick and Harry Trail and Mirror Lake Loop in Mount Hood

  If you're looking for a hike that will make you sweat, gets you up high, give you great views of Mount Hood, loops around a lake, and even provides entertainment in the form of adorable chipmunks, then you've found it! The Tom, Dick, and Harry Trail around...

19+ Awesome Hikes Near Portland to Escape The Bustle

19+ Awesome Hikes Near Portland to Escape The Bustle

Portland has many nicknames: the City of Roses, Rip City, Bridge City, and Stumptown, to name a few. If we could add one more name to the list, it would be City of 1000 Hikes. Portland loves the outdoors, and nature loves Portland back. Between the Gorge, Forest Park,...