Latourell Falls is the first waterfall you’ll come across as you enter the Columbia Gorge from Portland. It’s less than 30 miles from the city
We absolutely loved our year living in Portland, chasing waterfalls in the Gorge, driving down the Oregon Coast, and walking the rainbow stripes of the Painted Hills. We put on our rainjackets and learned how to embrace the rain and soak in and really appreciate the few days of sunshine.
Here are some quick links to help you plan your next visit.
Greater Portland: Portland Bucket List / Best Places to Eat in Portland Oregon / Fine Dining in Portland / Instagram Spots in Portland / Free Things to Do in Portland / Day Trips from Portland / Weekend Trips from Portland / Best Views in Portland / Portland Breweries Bucket List / Pros and Cons of Living in Portland / How to Dress in Portland / Pittock Mansion + Best View of Portland
Oregon Coast: Ultimate Oregon Coast Road Trip Guide /How to Go Crabbing on the Oregon Coast / Things to Do in Astoria / Drift Creek Falls Hike / Samuel H Boardman State Scenic Corridor Guide / Thor’s Well
Southern Oregon: Ultimate Guide to Crater Lake National Park + Mount Mazama
Willamette Valley: Trail of Ten Falls, Silver Falls State Park
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We never realized how much it rains in Portland until we moved here at the turn of the season. We’ve visited at least once a
When we planned our weekend getaway to Astoria, OR, we wanted to find the perfect place to call home base. We were recommended the Cannery
Pittock Mansion is over 100 years old and holds some of Portland’s richest history. It was built in 1914 for one of Oregon’s most influential