The first day of Spring 2020 is almost here! With the promise of warm weather ahead, you’re likely searching the Internet for information on Oregon hiking, this is why in this article we will provide you with a list of the best hiking trails in the State of Oregon.
Where to Go Hiking in Oregon During 2020
Portland Area – One of the great things about the Portland area is that there are tons of great trails for hiking and mountain biking. Some of the best places to find hiking trails include Washington Park, Forest Park, Flicker Trail, Marquam Nature Park, Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge and Woods Memorial Natural Area.
Oregon Coast – What can we say about the Oregon Coast? There are tons of great places to go hiking around the Seaside / Cannon Beach Gearhart area. If you’re in the mood for some more adventurous hiking, head down to Brookings, where you will find some great beaches and excellent hiking spots.
Central Oregon – There’s no doubt that Oregon has some fantastic hiking spots, especially in Central Oregon. Our favorites are Pilot Butte State Park, Shevlin Park and Tumalo Falls
Eastern Oregon – Are you in the mood for an adventure? Head over to Eastern Oregon where you will find some excellent hiking spots. Some of the best include Hells Canyon, Wallowa Lake, and Joseph.
Best Time to Go Hiking in Oregon
As we approach spring, the weather is almost perfect for hiking right now. Keep in mind though that it’s still snowing in some parts of Oregon so you should be prepared for the elements because it’s not uncommon to go hiking in an area like Crater Lake and face snowfall during the middle of April.
Do you have any favorite hiking spots in Oregon? If so, feel free to share them with us by leaving a comment on this post!