With a major river smack-dab in the center of the city, it’s no surprise that Portland and the surrounding region offer an abundance of water-centric fun, from whitewater rafting and swimming to fishing and windsurfing.
Find out where to stand-up paddleboard in Portland, as well as where to find SUP lessons, paddleboard rentals, guided lake tours and SUP yoga classes.
When the weather heats up, folks flock to the water. For paddlers, that typically means hitting one the many rivers in and near Portland.
See Portland and the region from the water on boat tours that traverse sights on the Willamette and Columbia rivers.
Grab your board and head to the Columbia River Gorge, the windsurfing capital of the world, located a short drive east of Portland.
These four waterways — all less than an hour away from Portland — provide the perfect setting for your next fish tale.
Conquer rapids, spot wildlife and experience nature in a new way at these favorite spots for whitewater rafting near Portland.
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