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

Hiking event
Oct 20, 2018: Enjoy the beautiful fall colors forest surrounding one of the Coast Range's biggest waterfalls!      
general event
Oct 23, 2018: Join us for our 2018 Oregon Wild Ones workshop and activity series, and help make a difference for the public lands,...
general event
Oct 29, 2018: The campaign to modernize Oregon’s outdated logging laws Did you know that Oregon has weaker logging rules than...
Wild Wednesday
Nov 07, 2018: Join Oregon Wild for this special event featuring award winning author and photographer Tim Palmer, as he shows...
Hiking event
Nov 11, 2018: *This hike is at capacity. You can still sign up and be added to the wait list. Learn everything you ever wanted to...
Wild Wednesday
Nov 14, 2018: Join Oregon Wild for this special event featuring award winning author and photographer Tim Palmer, as he shows...
Wild Wednesday
Nov 19, 2018: Join Oregon Wild for this special event featuring award winning author and photographer Tim Palmer, as he shows...
Nov 29, 2018:     A community forum about forests, carbon, and climate change        Did you know that logging is Oregon’s #1...