The weather in the Pacific Northwest may be a bit milder than many parts of the country, but our proximity to the mountains means there’s still plenty of wonderful, snowy winter activities to enjoy. If you are looking to keep busy this winter, then check out our list of the best winter activities within 2 hours of Portland, Oregon.
Fall is a fantastic time of year in the Pacific Northwest. We still get to enjoy warm weather until mid-October and when the leaves finally do change color, it’s nothing short of stunning. In addition to the natural beauty of the Portland area, there’s plenty of fun fall activities to get excited about. Read our list of more fun fall activities in Portland, OR, and let us know if we forgot one of your favorites!
While not every traditional Independence Day event will be back for 2021 (we will miss the Portland Craft Beer Festival) there are still plenty of fantastic July 4th celebrations planned in the Portland area. We’ve highlighted eight that take place over the long weekend.
If you’re looking to get out and explore Oregon this summer, this list of the most iconic summer destinations near Portland offers ideas for sightseeing, hiking, picnicking, boating, or just watching the sunset.
Need help in choosing a new plant for your Portland garden? This article can guide you for the best native plants around Portland and where to buy them.
You’re probably thinking of beginning your 2021 with a new workout routine. That’s why in this list, we’ve provided you with awesome virtual fitness classes that can help you achieve your goals this year, including great options here in Portland! Curious to learn more? Click this post!
If you want to go outside and have a change of scenery, we’ve compiled a list of the 5 best scenic fall drives from Portland.
Looking for a new play place for your pets in Portland? Here’s a list of the five best off-leash dog parks for you!
Want to get out of the city but only have a weekend? There are some fantastic road trip getaways within 2 hours of us, so there’s no excuse to sit home if you need an adventure!
Whether you love or hate celebrating Valentine’s Day, here are some fun, unusual local things you can do on or around the holiday here in the Portland area.