Hop on the freeway and be at Multnomah Falls and beautiful hiking in the Gorge in only 30 minutes.
Go another 30 minutes and you will be in Hood River, windsurfing capital of the world. Enjoy wineries, see the windsurfers and kite boarders, do the Fruit Loop, eat, drink and be merry ~ they have quaint bistros, fabulous dining and numerous festivals.
For mountain enthusiasts, Mt. Hood's Government Camp is only 1 hour from the home, where you will find SkiBowl, Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood Meadows ski resort, lake and river fishing, hiking, and much more. Take the Mt. Hood Scenic Byway for a very full day!
Or head down south to wine country, only a 60 minute drive to beautiful Dundee where you can sip some of the finest Pinot Noir that Oregon has to offer.
You can be at the beautiful Oregon coast in 90 minutes. Enjoy the beauty as you cruise along the historic 101 highway. There are plenty of stops to enjoy a seafood lunch. Be sure to stop at the Tillamook Creamery to indulge your sweet tooth in Oregon's finest ice cream.