The best getaways offer scenic beauty, plentiful wildlife and teach you more about Oregon. You’ll find all of that at a getaway in Hillsboro this summer through an exhibit and guided wildlife refuge tours that center on one of Oregon’s earliest wildlife photographers. Moments with wildlife are best when they take your breath away! That’s exactly what happened to me when I entered the…
Oregon isn’t a place you see as much as you do. You can sight-see our beautiful coast, volcanic mountains, crystal-clear lakes and deserts that stretch as far as the eye can see. If you’re looking for world-class pinots, some of the best food and craft beer in the country, epic cycling, kayaking, windsurfing or just about anything else-ing, look no further.
Better yet, don’t look, come out here and leap.
Activities, Events & Attractions So Much to See & Do
In Oregon, there’s always something to do. You can play world-class golf, cycle along hundreds of miles of designated bike lanes, take road-trips to wine country, hunt for fossils or get lost in the moment of a brilliantly crafted scene of play at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
Stories, Itineraries & Inspiration Trip Ideas
Not sure where to start? Let some of Oregon’s adventurers and guides take you on a virtual tour of the state, offering stories, itineraries and some inspiration from across Oregon.
Killing time in an airport on his way home to Oregon, Dr. Christopher Van Tilburg had a flash of inspiration. I was…
Sarah Marcus has followed both her passion and a dream. While working at other careers, she began to make cheese at…
I drove to Crater Lake National Park last night to photograph the Milky Way rising above the rim. I’ve waited months…
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Where is Oregon, anyway?
Not familiar with U.S. geography? Oregon is on the West Coast, right between Washington and California. Some people think it’s the best thing about the West Coast, and of course they’re right.
Made up of seven diverse regions, Oregon has the ocean, mountains, valleys, high desert, cities, small towns, and almost everything in between.