Portland

City and County Agencies

Outdoor Clubs

  • Audubon Society of Portland  Very active organization with numerous trips and activities.
  • Mazamas  Oregon’s famous climbing club. The Mazamas offer a variety of  outdoor activities.
  • Oregon Nordic Club  Primary a singles-social cub that has monthly potlucks and all types of outdoor activities with the emphasis on cross-country skiing.  Most of the trips are on the week-end – they also have week-long outdoor trips.

Clubs for Hiking and Walking

  • Columbia River Volkssport/Walking Club  CRVC is a non-profit organization based in Portland, Oregon.  CRVC organizes quality non-competitive walking events in scenic and historic areas.
  • Team Oregon Devoted to runners and walkers of all ages, with coaching, publications, rehabilitation, and forum pages.
  • Trails Club of Oregon  They have hikes and other outdoor activities, open to the public, scheduled nearly every weekend year round.
  • Oregon Trails State Volkssport Association (OTSVA)  Walking in Oregon and SW Washington
  •  Oregon Walks is a non-profit community-based membership organization in the greater Portland area dedicated to promoting walking and making the conditions for walking safe and attractive.