Bring your binoculars and camera. The best time is the migration periods spring and fall but it is a wonderful exploration at anytime.
We did this hike early in the morning and loved the easy trail around the lake. We were able to spot heron, ducks, bluejays and other birds during the hour walk. It’s a very popular trail with dog owners and those with small children.
Really nice place for a stroll, especially if you're a birder. Very easy hiking. I'm not sure if the path is accessible or not--we saw parents with strollers, but I don't know how they got down there, because the entrance I came in was down a narrow dirt path and some stone steps. It's a popular place, so if you're... 更多
Stretching along the east side of Portland from Sellwood to Westmoreland is Oaks bottom wildlife refuge. The noise of the city is replaced by the sound of birds and wind in the trees. A gem for many years it is increasingly brought back to a more natural area. 50 years ago I was picking interesting things out of the landfill.... 更多
We visited Portland in January, staying in a rental property in the Sellwood neighborhood that overlooked the Oaks Bottom Refuge,... 更多
I have not been to Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge for several years and I was amazed at the improvements in... 更多
I love this place!! I visited several times over the summer, and never tired of it. Recent reconstruction on the... 更多