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 July 3, 2013

In the July issue of Portland Monthly, Tripster readers will:

 Get a mile-by-mile guide to circumnavigating Mt Hood by foot or bike this summer.

◊ Start planning day and weekend trips to the Northwest's best beer destinations: Astoria, Hood River, and Bend.

◊ Check out our Oregon Golf Guide, in which we map Black Butte's new course, rank the resorts, get the dirt from the caddies, and offer options for apres-links dining.

◊ Get our picks for your calendar this month, from the Oregon Berry Festival to the Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic.

◊ Explore the Willamette River's history with a stunning, high-tech map that reveals the veins of now-vanished channels the waterway carved in its past. 

◊ Find out how Sokol Blosser's chic new tasting room is set to craft a new Willamette Valley aesthetic for wine country visitors.

◊ Lace up some boots to hit the challenging Rock of Ages Ridge Trail, an 11-mile loop packing the drama and challenge of a backcountry epic into a day hike.

Show Comments