Top Adventures in Gladstone

  • Run the Clackamette Park Loop

    Clackamette Park is known for its prime destination right off of the freeway and across from Oregon City's most popular shopping area, but it's frequented for its public boat dock, RV facilities, and handicap-accessible picnic benches. While the r...

    1.2 miles 10 ft gain

  • Run Old River Road to George Rogers Park

    Portland and its surrounding suburbs are filled with trails and hidden treasures, including this stretch along the Willamette River. This road is a super popular pedestrian path and can be accessed from West Linn, the Mary's Woods and Marylhurst D...

    4.8 miles 100 ft gain

  • Walk the Canemah Bluff Loop

    You'll never stumble upon Canemah Park unless you're really looking for it. Tucked away in the hills of Oregon City above the Locks, this residential park has a miniature-sized set of everything you'd expect in a children's park: Playground, picni...

    1.6 miles 200 ft gain

  • Run or Hike the Outer Loop of Tryon Creek

    Tryon Creek State Park has a fantastic, well-maintained trail system that’s a great alternative to Portland’s downtown Washington Park and Forest Park. It’s a super family-friendly area with a Nature Center that hosts kid’s events year round. This...

    5.7 miles 630 ft gain

  • Run Springwater Corridor Trail

    Springwater Corridor is a 40-mile paved trail that stretches from downtown Portland all the way to Boring. This trail is wide, virtually flat, and yes, paved - but there is a clear manmade path on the dirt shoulders that's friendlier to knees. Any...

    7 miles 50 ft gain

  • Paddle Around Ross Island

    This is a great little adventure for those looking to get on the water, but who don’t have time to escape the city. Paddle the loop around Ross Island for a scenic workout and a relaxing picnic.To begin your loop, put-in at Sellwood Riverfront Par...

  • Kayaking the Lower Tualatin River

    The Tualatin River runs from Hagg Lake, near Forest Grove, then travels through many small towns before it empties into the Willamette River at Willamette Park.Start at the Tualatin Community Park in Tualatin and paddle down to Willamette Park in ...

  • Explore Mount Tabor Park

    Sitting 400 feet above the city with views of Mt. Hood and Portland doesn't sound to bad right?? Mount Tabor is located in Southeast Portland and is a once active volcano. There are 196 acres of park for you to explore.In order to photograph the b...

  • Hike the Mount Tabor Loop

    Mount Tabor City Park is located in the heart of southeast Portland and is situated atop an extinct volcano. It’s comprised of more than 190 acres of beautiful Douglas Fir forest and features several relatively easy routes to the top: the easiest ...

    2 miles 350 ft gain

  • Night Photography at the OMSI Dock

    Starting at OMSI, walk towards the Hawthorne bridge, and away from the Tillicum bridge. After about a tenth of a mile, you will see a dock and the Hawthorne bridge. Walk down on the dock, or take pictures from above. For added adventure, walk unde...

  • Run Along Terwilliger Blvd

    This is really nice urban run that travels along Terwilliger Boulevard’s runner-friendly, extra-wide sidewalk. The tree-lined path and the expansive views along the route make this run. The views include downtown, the river, and our surrounding mo...

    5.2 miles

  • Run Along Waterfront Park

    Looking for a quick run along the water in the heart of Portland? Look no further. This relatively flat 2.6 mile loop runs right along the Willamette and features great views of the city’s bridges, river, the downtown skyline, and all of the fun p...

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Beaverton, Oregon

      Quiet & Upscale 3,100 Square Foot Hilltop Retreat

      Experience a superior stay in a quiet West Beaverton neighborhood.Located across the street from a picturesque forest, this 4BR/2.5BA home boasts 3,100 square feet of upscale living space. Highligh...

      From $345/night

    • Molalla, Oregon

      Trout Creek Wilderness Lodge Retreat Center

      The stay features two main buildings; the main cabin with 3 Queen bedrooms and a 2-bed loft, a communal lodge with a full kitchen and dining room, a living room with 2 couches, and a dormer with a ...

      From $1,075/night

    • Molalla, Oregon

      Trout Creek Wilderness Rustic Cabin

      The cabin sits at the confluence of Trout Creek and the Molalla River; the white noise a meditative backdrop to your stay. Within the cabin, you'll find a master bedroom with 1 queen bed, large tv,...

      From $175/night

    • Estacada, Oregon

      Lazy Bend

      Overview Lazy Bend Campground sits next to the Wild and Scenic Clackamas River, close to the city of Estacada. The adjacent river provides countless opportunities for rafting, kayaking, fishing and...

    • Estacada, Oregon

      Lockaby

      Overview Lockaby Campground is ideally located next to the Wild and Scenic Clackamas River in the lush, green mountains of northern Oregon. It provides access to some of the area's greatest whitewa...

    • Estacada, Oregon

      Armstrong

      Overview Armstrong Campground is a small but beautiful place to camp, right on the edge of the Clackamas Wild and Scenic River. The river flows right by spacious, lush, family-friendly campsites, g...

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