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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

In the Garden

Hummingbirds Keep Away the Humbugs

Inviting feathered friends to frolic outside the window.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/23/2011

Cover Story

Eat Outside: Ale Alfresco

Take your pint out to the patio for a shot of Vitamin D.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 07/22/2011

An Appendix

Eat Outside: Off the Eaten Path

Welcome to great outdoor eating with serene scenery.

  • Published 07/21/2011


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


Forest Park Guide: The New Face of Forest Park

Forest Park finally has a full-time ranger—and renewed support from the city.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/29/2011

In the Kitchen

Springtime Nettles are Here and Soup's On

Stinging nettles are popping up everywhere, so get thee to the forest or farmers market to gather the goods and make this simple soup.

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 04/08/2011

phile under: music

Oregon Symphony Kicks Off Season Outdoors

Al Fresco concert promises a sparkly season-start.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 09/02/2010

Things To Do

Rollin' on the River

An intern braves the rapids—your turn!

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 08/16/2010

phile under: weekend picks

PDX Adult Soapbox Derby

  • By Aaron Scott and Anne Adams
  • Published 08/13/2010

Get Out!

Fear Factor

Christopher Van Tilburg, MD shares his insights on some common wilderness predicaments.

  • By Christopher Van Tilburg
  • Published 05/17/2010


Get Out!

Need to get away for a day or a weekend? Kick off your shoes (then put them back on) and let Portland Monthly make the decision of what to do and where to go on your wilderness vay-cay. We've dug up 30 spectacular spots for your next trip to the outdoors.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/17/2010

Get Out!

Gear Guide

All the top notch swag needed for a commando camping adventure.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/17/2010


Western Wake-robin (Trillium ovatum)

The beauty of the Western wake-robin

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/16/2010


Yards Apart

Front-yard frills come in all shapes and sizes—you too can have a luxury lawn.

  • By Camela Raymond
  • Published 03/15/2010

Corner Shop

Powder Room

Atmosphere snowboarding apparel, Chris Prosser's clothing company, is making a move to women's style this year.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 02/03/2010


Ski Buddies

Hooking up with the Mount Hood Ski Patrol

  • Published 12/02/2009


River Lodges

Now that you know where to go, where do you stay? Luckily we have also found the best lodges, cottages and cabins to complement your river adventure.

  • By Ariel Bleicher and Lynette Sanchez
  • Published 06/26/2009



Filson's new Pearl District shop has Portland's style covered.

  • Published 05/26/2009

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
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