: Washington County Visitors Association


The town of Cornelius was built amid vibrant orchard lands during the railroad boom in the 1870s.

Now bookended by the towns of Forest Grove and Hillsboro, just west of Portland, Cornelius continues to thrive as a farming community and welcomes visitors to enjoy a rich history of agriculture. Go berry picking, sip Tualatin Valley wines or take a hike in the neighboring Chehalem Mountains.

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Is there a short bike ride my girlfriends and I can do to a few wineries as a day trip from Portland?

Here are a couple of companies in Portland to check out: Pedal Bike Tours Portland Bicycle Tours Each of them offer tours of the Willamette Valley via bike, and seem competitively priced. Also, if you’re interesting in planning your own bike ride, here’s a good article I found that gives some tips. The first tour…

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