Situated on the south bank of the scenic Willamette River, Champoeg's acres of forest, fields, and wetlands recreate the landscape of a bygone era. Tour the park's visitor center, Newell House, and Pioneer Mothers Log Cabin museums to discover pioneer life at Champoeg. Take a guided walk to learn what happened to the bustling pioneer town of Champoeg, and how the Donald Manson Barn was built. An 1860s-style garden lies next to the visitor center.
Imagine floating over Yamhill County's beautiful wine country in one of the greatest adventures of a lifetime.
Your hot air balloon adventure happens just 40 minutes South of downtown Portland in a safe, supportive and very fun environment. The $189 package concludes with a catered balloonist brunch and a flight souvenir. We at Vista Balloon Adventures are so confident that you will treasure the memory of your flight that we have a flight refund guarantee.
The Hoover-Minthorn House was built in 1881 by Jesse Edwards and is the first residence built and still standing in what is now Newberg, Oregon. For the years 1885-1889, the house was the home of Herbert Hoover, 31st President of the United States.
The house is owned and operated by The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Oregon.
With displays ranging from the elegant aeronautic designs of 2 unknown bike mechanics – Orville & Wilbur Wright – to an actual Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird that can fly at speeds of over 2,000 mph – the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum located in McMinnville, Oregon, has a little something for everyone.
The centerpiece of these aeronautic breakthroughs is the original Spruce Goose. Built entirely of wood due to wartime restrictions on metals, this massive airplane stands as a symbol of American industry.
With more than 400 wineries in Oregon's Willamette Valley wine country, choosing which to visit on your tour can be daunting. You will have plenty of expert help customizing your own escape to fit your group's needs.