Portland is an active and incredible city that’s hard to compete with. If you’re looking for a city you can visit with your dog and get the most out of your trip, it’s time to start planning a good vacation in Portland!
These are just five of the countless things you can do while you’re in town with your pup: consider trying them while you’re here!
Portland is one of the greenest cities on Earth for more reasons than recycling and biking! This city also has tons of parks, trails, and public green spaces that will ensure you never run out of natural areas to enjoy. Make sure to stop and explore these throughout your visit to Portland!
If you want to explore some of the most interesting stalls and businesses Portland has to offer, visit the Portland Saturday Market! Open for the full weekend; this market has endless fresh produce, baked goods, unique crafts, and gorgeous flowers that you’ll want to buy on the spot.
Keeping pets in mind, this market also offers water and shaded areas that will allow your dog to cool off once you’ve worked up a sweat from shopping!
If you need a drink to relax after looking at the price of Portland houses for sale, it’s time to take a stop at Plum Hill Vineyards! These vineyards give you the opportunity to sip wine, explore the gorgeous grounds, and have fun in the open air for a while. Plum Hill Vineyards keeps dogs in mind through every part of their design and offers a fenced-in dog run if you want to wander off alone while your dog socializes, or you can bring your dog along as you explore!
If you’ve worked up an appetite and you’re ready to make a food stop: why not be a little adventurous? Stop and check out the food cart tour while you’re here! This tour teaches about the history of food carts in Portland, gives you some delicious food you’ll love, and helps introduce you to Portland culture in one of the most entertaining ways possible. Your dog will love getting to explore, and you’ll fall in love with every bite you take on this tour!
The Portland International Rose Test Garden is a massive garden with over 10,000 rose bushes that represent 650 different varieties. This garden allows you to bring a dog along and explore the 4.5 acres of land while taking in the beautiful and tranquil views. Your pup must stay leashed, like every other stop on this list except some parks, but your dog will love taking in all of the smells and sights, and you’ll enjoy the laid-back vibes after a weekend of exploring Portland!
Portland is a fantastic city that works hard to keep people excited about the future: so consider making a future stop here! You’ll fall in love with the area as well!