Hiking the Wapato Greenway Loop at Sauvie Island is a great experience. It's an easy, dog-friendly hike with a covered area for picnicking and a 2.2-mile rountrip loop trail that's perfect for families. Enjoy the sounds of birds and frogs and bees as you stroll through one of the prettiest places in Oregon.
We highly recommend walking from Vancouver Lake to Frenchman's Bar. This flat, paved trail is a wildflower-lover's and bird-watcher's dream. This beautiful Pacific Northwest trail winds along a quiet country road just outside Vancouver, WA. Read more about what we loved during our stroll to Frenchman's Bar.
It's the perfect family-friendly trail and makes a great lunchtime hike that's just long enough to clear your mind and tackle the rest of the day. Hike the "Summit Trail" or the "Park Loop Trail," both of which will make you feel like you're miles away from the busy suburbs. We've detailed this close-to-home hike for you. Take a look!
Looking for a leisurely place to stretch your legs and get some fresh air that's not too far from civilization? Look no further than Lacamas Creek Trail, an easy trail that leads to a great payoff. Check out why we love this easygoing hike that's perfect for getting outside at lunchtime.
Scouter's Mountain is the perfect lunchtime get-away-from-work location. Choose from beautiful forested trails to stretch your legs and get yourself out of your own head... or just enjoy the view of Mt. Hood while eating your lunch. Here's everything you need to know before heading up to Scouter's Mountain in Happy Valley.