Oregon spring trails can lead you through rows of colorful tulips or to sunny wildflower meadows.
The race to discover what’s in bloom with each new week is part of what makes the season so special. You’ll unexpectedly notice the first cherry blossom or trillium bloom, and suddenly the blankets of bright colors will be everywhere: tulips, peonies, irises, dahlias, lavender, rhododendrons, roses and more. All those colorful blooms lead to even more spectacular spring moments: after all, this is also the season of wine, waterfalls and whales. Here’s how to make the most of it.
Get your fix of gorgeous blossoms throughout the state at these spring flower festivals.
5 Waterfall & Wildflower Hikes
When winter’s chill takes a hike, leaving carpets of flowers and swollen streams in its wake, that’s your cue to take a hike, too, and soak in all that springtime beauty. These 5 hikes offer the best of both worlds.
Top Things to Do in Oregon This Spring
You can sport your favorite T-shirt, but wear an insulated raincoat and expect to be dazzled as the state bursts with colors. Here’s everything you need to start planning your spring trip in Oregon.