APRIL 1, 2019 : Day Trips from Portland Third Edition
Need a day away to relax, refresh, renew? Just get in your car and go! This second edition of Day Trips from Portland, Oregon is your updated guide to hundreds of exciting things to do, see, and discover right in your own backyard. With full trip-planning information and tips on where to eat, shop, and stop along the day trip. Explore places you never knew existed, many free of charge, and most within a three-hour drive of Portland. Ooh and ahh at the Kite Festival, dig for clams, and tour three lighthouses on the Long Beach Peninsula. Drive the Historic Columbia River Highway to view a dozen waterfalls, the magnificent Columbia Gorge, and a lush green forest. Take in some farms, vineyards, and gardens; do some serious shopping and wine tasting; and experience a UFO Festival, if you dare, in McMinnville and Carlton. Globe Pequot’s DAY TRIPS® series provides detailed itineraries for city dwellers and visitors looking for a short getaway. Every carefully planned escape provides travel directions, destination highlights, detailed maps, and recommendations for dining, lodging, and entertainment.