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Best Easy Day Hikes Portland, Oregon
features concise descriptions and easy-to-follow maps of twenty-eight easily manageable hikes within a ninety-minute drive of this gem of a city. Stroll along the banks of the Willamette River, hike to shimmering waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge, or climb to Sherrard Point to see five volcanoes. Details for these and more are in this guide. Look inside for:
Half-hour strolls and full-day adventures
Hikes for everyone, including families
Hikes ranked from easiest to most challenging
GPS-compatible trail maps
This pocket guide documents the best trails around Portland from urban walks to gorgeous waterfall hikes. Also included are hikes that explore the magnificent Columbia River National Scenic Area and the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument in Southwest Washington. Concise descriptions and easy-to-follow maps detail each of the 28 hikes. Whether hikers want to experience an easy stroll along the banks of the Willamette River, enjoy the immense beauty of a natural waterfall, or climb to a windswept summit, Best Easy Day Hikes Portland, Oregon
will help them get on track.
This handy pocket-size guide contains 28 easy day hikes that are located in the following areas: Forest Park, Hoyt Arboretum, Waterfront Park, East Bank Esplanade, Marquam Nature Park, Powell Butte, Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge, Sauvie Island Wildlife Refuge, the Tillamook Forest, Clackamas River region, Silver Falls State Park, Champoeg State Park, the Columbia River National Scenic Area, and the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument.
This pocket guide documents the best trails around Portland from urban walks to gorgeous waterfall hikes.
About the Author
Lizann Dunegan is a freelance writer and photographer whose other FalconGuides include Hiking Oregon and Hiking the Oregon Coast. She lives in Portland.
Table of Contents
(1) Introduction (2) The Hikes (3) About the Author