Beach Retreats

From pizza night at Cannon Beach to sandboarding the dunes of Florence, we've got the best places to stay, play, and chow down on the coast.

05/01/2013 By Kasey Cordell


Travel Talk in the April Issue

Travel tips and outdoor adventures in Portland Monthly's latest issue, including the Gorge's emerging art scene and a Mt. Hood trail worth a daytrip.

04/01/2013 By Allison Jones

Insider’s Guide to the Gorge

How’d the Gorge Get There?

We chart the geologic evolution of the Columbia River Gorge. This may take a while.

05/25/2012 Edited by Kasey Cordell

Cover Story

The Insider’s Guide to the Gorge

The Columbia River Gorge attracts more than 2 million visitors a year, and we’re betting you’re one of them. But how well do you really know our signature landscape? Sure, you’ve seen Multnomah Falls, maybe hoofed it up Angel’s Res

05/25/2012 Edited by Kasey Cordell With Brian Barker, Zach Dundas, Christopher Van Tilburg, Rachel Ritchie, Aaron Scott, Kate Bryant, Martin Patail, and Sara Gates