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Urban Walking Spots Around Portland Metro

Mt. Tabor Park This popular park features expansive views, picnic areas, natural-surface and paved paths, a dog off-leash area, a playground and a performance stage, plus tennis, volleyball and basketball courts. Southeast Portland Address...

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Portland Farmers Markets are open for business!

Portland Area Farmers Markets: Portland Proper –   Cedar Mill Sunset Farmers Market: Open Saturdays, May through October. 8:00 am – 1 pm The market is sponsored by the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District. A local comm...

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Oregon State Parks Begin to Open May 19th!

Local Parks Open or Open with Limited Use Tryon Creek -a 658-acre urban forest in the southwest corner of the city. Known for its 11.5 miles of trails and many wooden bridges, the park is popular as a destination for families and beloved as a ...

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Frugal Portland: Free Days at National Parks for 2020

The national parks get even better with fee-free days America’s Best Idea — our national parks — is even better when admission is free! Mark your calendar now for entrance fee-free dates for the coming year. On these dates, FREE entrance...

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Off the Beaten Path in Portland

1. Aerial Tram - Stunning views without feeling like a tourist. The Portland Aerial Tram offers a unique perspective of Portland. The roughly 10 minute round-trip ride takes you from the south waterfront district to the top of Marquam Hill, w...

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Start the New Year with State Park Entry

Start Your Year with First Day Hikes Oregon State Parks and Washington State Parks invite you to get outdoors on New Year’s Day for the annual First Day Hikes. All hikes are free and day-use parking fees will be waived at participating parks...

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Kids Monster Fest October 25-27 and 31, 2019 1-4p | $5-$8 | All Ages More info: kidsmonsterfest.com Veterans Coliseum 300 N Winning Way, Portland, OR 97227 Kids Monster Fest is a kid-friendly (children 12 and under) Haunted House ...

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