Portland, Oregon Travel with Kids

Ted and Lucie on a kid friendly hike at The Grotto, just a few short miles from Portland International Airport.

Two hundred years ago, parents packed their kids on covered wagons and came thousands of miles on the epic road trip to Oregon for a reason.

The Pacific Northwest of North America is a wonderland worth a modern day Oregon Trail trek.

For many more ideas, visit Travel Portland’s Travel with Kids and check out these below:

Pints (and more!) While the Kids Play:

The Oregon Public House (the world’s first non-profit pub)

Laurelwood Brew Pub

Hopworks Urban Brewery

Poa Cafe – coffee, smoothie, and cocktails!

Adventures Around the City

Audubon Society of Portland + Forest Park

Portland Aerial Tram

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)

The Oregon Zoo

Portland Children’s Museum

Oregon Children’s Theater

Outdoor Play

26 Nature Play Destinations Around the Region

Indoor Play

Portland Indoor Gyms and Pools to Visit with Kiddos

Better Treat Yourself

Pip’s Original – the world’s best mom and pop shop mini-doughnuts and house made chai!

Visiting Oregon?

Check out our recommendations on Where to Stay in the Pacific Northwest.

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