“SERENITY NOW!!” If you’re like George Costanza’s dad, even you’ll find solace here. Amazing hiking tails, stunning waterfalls, and jaw dropping views of the Columbia River Gorge. Don’t forget to stop off at Sugarpine drive in for a decadent handmade dessert.
A waterfall as magnificent and memorable as any in the country is located just a 30- minute drive outside of Portland. Visiting Multnomah Falls, a 611-foot-tall roaring, awe-inspiring cascade of icy water, lets you experience the power and beauty of nature up close and with ease. From the parking…
This is the tallest water falls in Oregon at 620 feet tall. It’s got a great history being constructed in 1914.
Most visited sight in Oregon. Short drive out of Portland to see the heights waterfall in the state and second heights year round waterfall in the United states.
No trip to Portland is complete without a trip to see this beautiful place in the Columbia Gorge. Check it out!
There are great natural attractions that are an easy drive from Portland. Try the Columbia Gorge (and specifically Multnomah Falls - you need a ticket ahead of time). There are plenty of "falls hikes" in that area.
Worth the trip along the river and into what is called “The Gorge” which can be a dramatic valley. Bring your hiking shoes too because there are some amazing trails with impressive outlooks around there. There is a $7 round trip shuttle/tour bus that leave from Gateway transit station. One way would…
Our famous waterfall! :)) grab some ice cream and enjoy the view or go for a hike! Love this place
Multnomah Falls is a waterfall located on Multnomah Creek in the Columbia River Gorge, east of Troutdale, between Corbett and Dodson, Oregon, United States. The waterfall is accessible from the Historic Columbia River Highway and Interstate 84. Its an approximately 1 mile hike to the top all…
“Absolutely breathtaking. The best time to go is in the fall when the leaves are changing. This is a great place to go if you are looking for a calming, serene day, filled with beauty.”
“Desire to be out in the wilderness, but don't have time to drive to the Gorge? This park is stunning and feels like you are a hundred miles from any city, until you break out of the trees and see the view of the city across the river. Truly a special place with something for everyone ”
“The Portland Art Museum was founded in 1892 and is the seventh oldest museum in the country. The museum has become famous around the world because of its permanent collection that has more than 42,000 pieces in it. For history buffs there are plenty of historic art pieces on display. There are many pieces that have been collected from the native people of North America as well as a large collection of English silver. The campus that the museum sits on also has the Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art which is well worth taking a look at.”
“Older children and even young teens enjoy the regular museum and also special exhibits. Check daily films shown in Omnimax Theater. 🎥 ”
“This historic Civilian Conservation Corps era lodge is a must see. Ski resort, mountain bike trails in summer, hotel and restaurants and bar. (1 hr drive)”