Best Walking in Oregon

This list represents the most popular walking in Oregon. Use this list to plan your next Oregon walking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Washington Park North

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    Portland, OR

    This 332-acre park offers sweeping panoramic views, play and picnic areas, tennis courts, a zoo, and an amphitheater for outdoor concerts. It is one of Portland’s oldest and best-loved parks. ...
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    This 332-acre park offers sweeping panoramic views, play and picnic areas, tennis courts, a zoo, and an amphitheater for ...

  • #2 Beverly Cleary's Portland Neighborhoods

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    Portland, OR

    Beverly Cleary has been writing award-winning children’s books since the 1950s. Cleary used the Hollywood neighborhood, where she grew up, as the setting for her books about Beezus and Ramona ...
    •  4 hours
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    Beverly Cleary has been writing award-winning children’s books since the 1950s. Cleary used the Hollywood neighborhood, where ...

  • #3 The Grotto

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    Portland, OR

    Only five minutes from Portland International Airport, this 62-acre Roman Catholic sanctuary, founded by the Servites, is a peaceful retreat from the bustle of modern life. Take a leisurely stroll ...
    •  1 hour
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    Only five minutes from Portland International Airport, this 62-acre Roman Catholic sanctuary, founded by the Servites, is ...

  • #4 Audubon Bird Sanctuary

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    Portland, OR

    The Portland Audubon Society operates Audubon House, an interpretive center with exhibits of birds and wildlife. They also run a wildlife rehabilitation center specializing in birds. The excellent ...
    •  1 hour
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    The Portland Audubon Society operates Audubon House, an interpretive center with exhibits of birds and wildlife. They also ...

  • #5 Riverfront and Old Town

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    Portland, OR

    This riverfront area is where Portland originally was founded and developed. Fires destroyed the first wooden buildings, which were replaced by buildings with cast-iron facades. After major downtown ...
    •  2 hours
    •  3 miles
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    This riverfront area is where Portland originally was founded and developed. Fires destroyed the first wooden buildings, ...

  • #6 Mount Tabor Park

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    Portland, OR

    Plympton Kelly, an early settler in this neighbor- hood, named this hill “Mount Tabor” after he read about a battle fought by the French against the Muslims near Mount Tabor in Palestine. Not ...
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Plympton Kelly, an early settler in this neighbor- hood, named this hill “Mount Tabor” after he read about a battle fought ...

  • #7 Eastmoreland, Crystal Springs, and Reed College

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    Portland, OR

    This walk through the Eastmoreland area takes you through many different environments. The 18-mile long Springwater Corridor Trail is located on an abandoned railroad line and goes east from ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This walk through the Eastmoreland area takes you through many different environments. The 18-mile long Springwater Corridor ...

  • #8 Northwest Alphabet District

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    Portland, OR

    The Hotel deLuxe was formerly the Mallory Hotel, a favorite downtown hotel for many years. Its decor is reminiscent of the glory days of Hollywood, but the Driftwood Room is still original. The ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    The Hotel deLuxe was formerly the Mallory Hotel, a favorite downtown hotel for many years. Its decor is reminiscent of the ...

  • #9 The Pearl and Chinatown

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    Portland, OR

    This walk begins at the central plaza of downtown Portland, easily reached on foot from most downtown hotels. This square, scene of countless festivals and outdoor exhibits, is bordered by department ...
    •  2 hours
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This walk begins at the central plaza of downtown Portland, easily reached on foot from most downtown hotels. This square, ...

  • #10 The Cultural District

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    Portland, OR

    This walk begins at the central plaza of downtown Portland, easily reached on foot from most downtown hotels. This square, scene of countless festivals and outdoor exhibits, is bordered by department ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  3.25 miles
    •  Guide

    This walk begins at the central plaza of downtown Portland, easily reached on foot from most downtown hotels. This square, ...

  • #11 East Airport Way

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    Portland, OR

    This area recently has become a motel and commercial district serving the Portland International Airport. A small pond still remains in the center of the area; it is part of the Columbia River ...
    •  30 minutes
    •  1.5 miles
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    This area recently has become a motel and commercial district serving the Portland International Airport. A small pond still ...

  • #12 Washington Park South

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    Portland, OR

    Washington Park now covers 400 acres of the 5,100-acre Forest Park. The formal northeastern corner developed into a European style of park when prosperous Portlanders admired East Coast elegance. ...
    •  2 hours
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Washington Park now covers 400 acres of the 5,100-acre Forest Park. The formal northeastern corner developed into a European ...

  • #13 Convention Center and Lloyd Center

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    Portland, OR

    This busy convention and shopping district is easily reached by car, light-rail, bus, or streetcar.
    •  2 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    This busy convention and shopping district is easily reached by car, light-rail, bus, or streetcar.

  • #14 Hoyt Arboretum Bristlecone Trail

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    Portland, OR

    This paved path takes you through a variety of conifers, with benches and viewpoints along the way to help you enjoy the route.
    •  30 minutes
    •  0.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This paved path takes you through a variety of conifers, with benches and viewpoints along the way to help you enjoy the ...

  • #15 Civic Center / Urban Renewal

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    Portland, OR

    This walk begins at Portland’s Pioneer Court- house Square, center of today’s downtown Portland, and easily reached on foot from most downtown hotels. This square has long been the center of ...
    •  2 hours
    •  3.25 miles
    •  Guide

    This walk begins at Portland’s Pioneer Court- house Square, center of today’s downtown Portland, and easily reached on foot ...

  • #16 Hoyt Arboretum Evergreen Trail

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    Portland, OR

    Stroll through the largest assortment of conifers in the world and see various species of redwood, spruce, fir, cedar, and pine. The Hoyt Arboretum features more than 800 labeled species of trees ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Stroll through the largest assortment of conifers in the world and see various species of redwood, spruce, fir, cedar, and ...

  • #17 Willamette River Grand Tour

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    Portland, OR

    From thundering Willamette Falls to the Willamette River’s confluence with the Columbia, the lower Willamette knits the Portland region together. This ride laps the whole thing, showcasing ...
    •  46.6 miles
    •  Guide

    From thundering Willamette Falls to the Willamette River’s confluence with the Columbia, the lower Willamette knits ...

  • #18 Downtown and Northwest

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    Portland, OR

    Downtown Portland is bike-friendly, with generally low traffic speeds and adequate bike lanes. Still, it’s a bustling place with the usual urban hazards: unpredictable pedestrians, distracted ...
    •  6.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Downtown Portland is bike-friendly, with generally low traffic speeds and adequate bike lanes. Still, it’s a bustling place ...

  • #19 Council Crest

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    Portland, OR

    The West Hills (aka the Tualatin Mountains) are a world apart in other ways, too. Most obviously, they’re the abode of the rich. You’ll find a modest home here and there, though if it’s ...
    •  11.1 miles
    •  Guide

    The West Hills (aka the Tualatin Mountains) are a world apart in other ways, too. Most obviously, they’re the abode of the ...

  • #20 Tryon Creek

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    Portland, OR

    This meandering loop visits deep woods and quiet streets in one of Portland’s leafier corners. Other than some long hills and lots of turns, it’s a relaxed ride.
    •  17.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This meandering loop visits deep woods and quiet streets in one of Portland’s leafier corners. Other than some long ...