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OREGON CAMPING

Oregon's Best State Parks for Day Trippers

Five lightning-fast outdoor getaways for afternoon escapes, from disc golf to waterfall trail hikes.

  • By Ketzel Levine
  • Published 08/01/2013

INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Travel Talk in the July Issue

Travel tips and outdoor adventures from Portland Monthly's July issue in one handy place, including Mt Hood hikes and our Oregon Golf Guide

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 07/03/2013

FEATURE

Circumnavigate Mount Hood by Foot or by Bike!

We've mapped out the possibilities for your Mount Hood summer adventure.

  • By Christopher Van Tilburg
  • Published 07/01/2013

HAPPENINGS

Scenic Crater Lake Road Open Only for Hikers and Cyclists

On June 22 and 23, head south to bike or hike one of Oregon's most beautiful roads—without cars!

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 06/20/2013

TRAIL OF THE MONTH

Hood River Mountain Trail

Views of the craggy mountain, rustic barns, and fields of wildflowers may have you singing "the hills are alive..."

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/03/2013

TRAVEL NEWS

New Outdoors Website Declares War on Guidebooks

The Portland-based Outdoor Project sets out to be the one-stop online resource for hikers and adventurers

  • By Sam Coggeshall
  • Published 05/17/2013

TRAIL OF THE MONTH

Alameda Ridge Trail

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 11/20/2012

THINGS TO DO

Portland's Top Five Fall Foliage Walks

Where to see autumn color at its best right now

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 11/11/2012

Best of the City

Trail City

35 outdoor urban adventures

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 08/26/2012

Trail City

A Year in Nature

Who says hiking is limited to summer sojourns? Nature is happening year-round.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/22/2012

Trail City

All-Nighters

Overnight adventure beckons at Oxbow Regional Park.

  • By Brian Barker and Ted Katauskas
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Southbound

Take a detour during your commute down I-5 South, and pay a visit to some enchanting green spaces in Oregon City and Milwaukie.

  • By Julian Smith and Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Northern Stars

There's no shortage of dramatic destinations as you head north to Vancouver and Camas.

  • By Julian Smith and Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Afternoon Delights

Tell the boss you're working from home and take a tour of nearby nature.

  • By Julian Smith and Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Express Escapes

You don't have to ramble too far to find a scenic vista in this town.

  • By Sara Gates and Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Cover Story

Trail City

Within 20 miles of downtown you’ll find an astonishing 1,200 miles of trails and 40,000 acres of parks and natural areas. as hiking season arrives, we celebrate our seamless connection to nature by mapping 32 places to get outside in every corner of

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

GET OUT

Forest Park Guide: The Best Hikes

There's no shortage of hiking trails in Forest Park. The trick is picking a favorite.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/29/2011

Get Out

Hikes & Bikes

One of the best things about living in Portland is the ease with which we can escape the city for more rugged delights. So we paged through guidebooks, consulted local experts, and wore a little leather off our own boots...

  • By Bart Blasengame, Victoria Nguyen, Ariel Bleicher, Kaitlin Johnson, Brian Barker, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/20/2009

Get Out

Choose Your Own Adventure

It's short. It's sweet. It's summer. And there's nothing worse than wasting these sun-filled days by logging hours behind the wheel just to reach some far-flung peak. (Plus with today's gas prices, who can afford it?) So we give you this: 18 ultimate outd

  • By Christopher Van Tilburg, Camas Davis, Brian Barker, Kasey Cordell, Stacey Wilson, and Martha Calhoon
  • Published 05/19/2009

Play

High-Tech Hunt

The sport of geocaching puts space-age technology in the palm of your hand and transforms a simple hike into a quest for treasure.

  • By Christopher Van Tilburg
  • Published 05/19/2009
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