Portland is a hiking wonderland that extends from the depths of the Columbia River Gorge to the snow-capped peak of Mt. Hood. The City of Portland must have been designed with hikers in mind — it was founded by pioneers who traversed the historic Oregon Trail, after all.
From downtown paths to Cascade mountain tops, Eugene is abound with awesome hikes. Mid-valley living has its perks. Eugene, Oregon is home to diverse wetlands, upland prairie, and is nestled between two extraordinary mountain ranges. There is a wealth of outdoor trails to explore.
Hiking the Oregon Coast Trail is like navigating through an eternal conflict between the forces of chaos and serenity. Those who hike it will find secrets few get to witness such as hidden caves and tide pools teeming with colorful sea life.