it is hot in the valleys there is nothing like a ride
on the Magic Mile chair lift on Mt Hood, Oregon's tallest peak
at 11, 240 feet. The majestic mountain can be seen from
Portland, the Willamette Valley, the Hood River Valley and the
Columbia River Gorge and is an easy day trip from any of the
Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild
member inns in these regions.
Take the lift to the mountain’s 7000′ level – no skis or snowboards needed but if you do need a ski fix there are but a few places in the...
Portland has been voted one of the most bicycle-friendly cities in United States and Oregon itself isn’t just one of the best places for biking in the nation it, too, is one of the most bike-friendly. Home to hundreds of state parks and endless highways and back roads ranging from alpine to high desert, Oregon offers the expert and beginner road and mountain biker unthinkable diversity. And while the journey may be the destination, don’t forget to enjoy an Oregon wine or brew at the end of a...Read More
Bike the Columbia River Gorge, the Mt. Hood Scenic Byway, the Willamette Valley and have a comfy bed and and hearty breakfast at an bed and breakfast along the way. A Bed and Breakfast offers so much more than a hotel. Oregon innkeepers know the best back roads, the best places to eat, the scenic attactions you won't want to miss. You determine how far you want to go in one day. The whole adventure is about 200 miles and you'll discover why those arriving in Oregon on the Oregon Trail called...Read More
Head east on I-84 out of Portland, through the Columbia River Gorge, where the spectacular river canyon opens up to the rolling high desert wheat fields of the Columbia Basin. It is stunning, big skies and vast views. Rock formations left over from the Ice Age Missoula Floods, floods that shaped the landscape and the Columbia River Gorge. And wind, sometimes gentle but often times strong. The perfect place for hundreds of wind turbines. Oregon’s goal: to capture 20% of our energy needs...Read More
Filmmakers and others appreciate the authentic Oregon aspects of
some of our Oregon Bed & Breakfast Guild member inns.
About a year ago, Patrick Arbuckle of the Forest Springs Bed and
Breakfast in Gresham
wrote a blog post about a recent experience his inn had with a
film crew. Patrick recently provided an updated post
about the film. . .
Owner & Innkeeper
Forest Springs B&B @ Historic Heiney House
The crew returned on May 16th to film a few re-shoots for the...