Visiting in Oregon in the Summer

Oregon summer outdoor activities include: hiking, swimming in lakes, photographing waterfalls, and strolling through beach towns.

Keep in mind that summer in Oregon does not really start until the month of July and runs through September.

Columbia River Gorge in the Summer

If you are wanting to see some amazing waterfalls, then Columbia River Gorge needs to be on the top of the list of places to visit this summer in Oregon.

Crater Lake National Park in the Summer

Crater Lake is located in southern Oregon. It was formed after a volcano erupted 7,700 years ago. This lake is the deepest lake in the United States with the most beautiful blue water!

Just 80 miles west of Portland you will find Cannon Beach. It is a great stop on the coastline if you are looking for a beach vacation with resorts, shopping, restaurants and entertainment.

Cannon Beach in the Summer

Here you will find many different activities to keep your whole family entertained. You can enjoy horseback riding, fishing, and hiking. They even have great  picnic areas with the best views of the Oregon coastline.

Oregon Dunes in the Summer