Gear

Gear Shed

June’s rain got you down? Seek shelter in Columbia’s new Hotshot II shell.

06/09/2010

News and Notes

Chetco Uh-Oh

One of Oregon’s Wild and Scenic Rivers is headed for troubled waters.

06/03/2010

Weekend Plans

Rain Check

Cash in on a free campsite during State Parks Day—just don’t forget your rain gear.

06/02/2010

Article

Broken Spoke

Portland’s Bike Cred Takes Another Knock

05/19/2010 By Brian Barker

Trail of the Month

Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge

This month, head over to the Tualatin River Wildlife Refuge to glimpse local fauna.

04/30/2010 By Brian Barker

Mountain Biking

Talk to me

Portland Parks opens its ears for comments about more singletrack in Forest Park

04/28/2010

Mountain Biking

Single-Minded

Is more singletrack riding in Forest Park’s future?

04/20/2010

Mountain Biking

Logical Choice

Timberline teams up with world-famous Whistler Mountain Bike Park designer

04/09/2010

Article

Big Wheels Keep on Turnin’

Don’t let Portland’s diminished bike ranking keep you down.

04/07/2010

Environment

Fit to be Tied

Last week’s gubernatorial environmental debate has both democratic candidates seeing green

04/06/2010

Travel

America the Free

The country’s national parks offer a priceless experience—literally.

03/30/2010

Get Out

Cacheing In

The City of Gresham’s Heritage Trees are Full of History—and Hidden Treasure.

03/01/2010

"Mount St Helens"

High on Helens

Permits, anniversaries, and Twitter updates—Mount St. Helens greets 2010

02/01/2010

Article

Hoe Down

Northwest Trail Alliance calls in the heavy artillery

01/14/2010

Article

Green Acres

Metro kicks off the New Year in style

01/08/2010

Article

Going Gray

Grab the binoculars, there’s a herd of whales coming!

12/18/2009

Article

The Public Option

Metro looks for comments on the new Tonquin Trail

12/10/2009

Article

Pass Play

Stuff a state park in your sock.

12/02/2009 By Brian Barker

Trails

The Right Path

These scenic vistas, shot by _Portland Monthly_ staffer Scott Weber should get you out the door and into the wild. This June, he focuses on waterfall-filled hikes in the Columbia Gorge. What could be better than all this hair-blowing beauty less than an h

05/26/2009