Explore Oregon

Why stay inside?

This is Oregon after all, and the expert staff at Oregon Wild lead outdoor adventures around the state throughout the year. Join us to experience Oregon's outdoors and learn more about the state's spectacular wild places. All hikes are FREE unless otherwise noted. Sign up for our e-mail alerts to get advance invitations to Oregon Wild hikes and events, and check out our list of suggested hikes.

Hike space is limited so pre-registration is required. Complete trip details are provided upon RSVP, but some important hiker information is listed here. Click on any of the events below for more information, to access a link to sign up, and to view the assigned coordinator's contact information. Now lace up your boots and let's go!

Can't make a scheduled hike? Explore on your own with some of Oregon Wild's suggested outings! For outings accessible to all abilities and for those wanting to explore the outdoors in the greater Portland area, we recommend checking out Access Trails!

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Hikers on the McNeil Point trail in Mount Hood National Forest (photo by Eric Nomura)

Hikes & Events

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Jul 21, 2018: This beautiful high elevation ridgeline trail looks into the historic Warner Creek burn area, following along the edge...
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Jul 27, 2018: Join us on the beautiful Crooked River for some beginner-level fly-fishing. Level: BeginnerLeader: Sarah CuddyLocation...
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Aug 10, 2018: Experience the gorgeous old-growth forest that surrounds the incomparable headwaters of the Wild & Scenic McKenzie...
benefit / fundraiser
Aug 10, 2018: Come have a beer for a cause at Claim 52 Kitchen in Eugene on Friday, August 10th!   Claim 52 Kitchen, a charter member...
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Aug 12, 2018: THIS HIKE IS NOW FULL. Experience one of the oldest forest groves in Oregon on a day-long expedition to this out-of-the...
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Aug 24, 2018: Old growth, fire ecology, new Wilderness, and a Wild & Scenic River  -- what could be better? Difficulty:...
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Aug 25, 2018: One of the hidden gems of the Mt. Hood National Forest, this classic loop includes meadows and rock gardens, as well as...
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Aug 27, 2018: The Vista Ridge hike is arguably the most scenic alpine trail on Mount Hood in mid-summer when the wildflowers bloom....