The Best Hikes Within Two Hours of Portland

Lower Macleay to Pittock Mansion

Distance from Portland: 3 miles
Difficulty: 6
Best for: Peace and quiet amidst the bustle of the big city, Instagrammable views of Portland and Mount Hood

Boasting 5,100 acres of lush second growth forest only 3 miles from Downtown, Forest Park proves that even if you are without a set of wheels, there’s no excuse for skipping out on a solid hike. Walk, bike, bus, or Uber your way to the Lower Macleay Trailhead, then enjoy an explosion of scenery that includes bridges, a more at

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