Beaverton • Lake Oswego
GET OUT AND STAY LOCAL
Enjoy a peaceful hike, get your heart pumping with a quick run, or take the dog for a stroll. Urban Trails: Portland gets you outdoors on 37 trails in and around Portland for exploring old-growth forests, riverside beaches, volcanic buttes, bird-filled wetlands and historic sites on easily-accessible urban footpaths, hiking trails and bike routes. Your next nature fix is just steps away!
Author: Eli Boschetto
Since 2005, Eli Boschetto has extensively hiked, written about, and photographed trails around Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. He has performed as a Northwest correspondent for Backpacker and served as the editor of Washington Trails. Eli is the author of Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Oregon and the founder of PCT: Oregon.
Urban Trails: Portland is intended to introduce you to Portland’s thousands of acres of parks, gardens, urban forests, nature preserves, and open spaces—and inspire you to get out and explore them. Whether you’re a native or recent transplant, a new family or active outdoorsperson, you will find a wealth of opportunity for getting a high-quality nature fix without traveling far. In locations throughout the city, in places big and small, you’ll find miles of walking paths, hiking trails, and bike routes, all connecting the area’s communities and showcasing and preserving the natural and cultural heritage of Portland’s unique and special place in the Northwest.
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