Best mountains in Portland

Check out the top mountains in Portland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Mount Tabor
1. Mount Tabor
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165 local reviews
Mount Tabor, Portland
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Anne
Great place to walk or hike with reservoirs and views of the city and some of our big mountains. Lots of shade…
Bob And Karen
The only active volcano within a city limits in the USA. Climb to the top and see the panoramic view of the ci…
Gene Long And Heidi
Majestic peaceful mountain park. Plenty of walking paths and trails. Walk through the sliced cone of our own …
1. Mount Tabor
1. Mount Tabor
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165 local reviews
Mount Tabor, Portland
Anne
Anne
Great place to walk or hike with reservoirs and views of the city and some of our big mountains. Lots of shade or sun depending on your pref…
Bob And Karen
Bob And Karen
The only active volcano within a city limits in the USA. Climb to the top and see the panoramic view of the city and the mountains around. S…
Gene Long And Heidi
Gene Long And Heidi
Majestic peaceful mountain park. Plenty of walking paths and trails. Walk through the sliced cone of our own volcano. A playground for kids…
2. Washington Park
2. Washington Park
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78 local reviews
4033 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 503-319-0999
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Mariah And Yshai
The gardens are incredibly beautiful, especially in the spring. On a clear day the views of the city and mount…
Russ
Take the MAX Red or Blue line west from Downtown and get off at the Washington Park stop. You'll be over 700 f…
Alleyn
This park is a multi- layered park featuring the Rose Test gardens. A beautiful park leading to the Japanese G…
2. Washington Park
2. Washington Park
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78 local reviews
4033 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 503-319-0999
Mariah And Yshai
Mariah And Yshai
The gardens are incredibly beautiful, especially in the spring. On a clear day the views of the city and mountains from the Japanese garden …
Russ
Russ
Take the MAX Red or Blue line west from Downtown and get off at the Washington Park stop. You'll be over 700 feet deep inside a mountain. Ta…
Alleyn
Alleyn
This park is a multi- layered park featuring the Rose Test gardens. A beautiful park leading to the Japanese Garden, Arboretum and Zoo entra…
3. Rocky Butte Park
3. Rocky Butte Park
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32 local reviews
3102 NE Rocky Butte Rd, Portland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 503-823-7529
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Ann
Powell Butte is about 8 miles from our home, so it's something you would drive to, but totally worth it for a …
Sándor
Great urban hiking with miles of trails, raptors, deer, views of Mt. St. Helens, Mt. Hood, Mt. Adams and Mt. J…
Rebecca
Drive to the top and you'll find a great 360 degree view of the greater Portland area. Get the lay of the land…
3. Rocky Butte Park
3. Rocky Butte Park
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32 local reviews
3102 NE Rocky Butte Rd, Portland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 503-823-7529
Ann
Ann
Powell Butte is about 8 miles from our home, so it's something you would drive to, but totally worth it for a bike ride to the top or a nice…
Sándor
Sándor
Great urban hiking with miles of trails, raptors, deer, views of Mt. St. Helens, Mt. Hood, Mt. Adams and Mt. Jefferson. Good mountain biking…
Rebecca
Rebecca
Drive to the top and you'll find a great 360 degree view of the greater Portland area. Get the lay of the land, and see the mountains. Smooc…
4. Portland City Grill
4. Portland City Grill
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57 local reviews
111 5th Ave, Portland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 503-450-0030
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Karina
On a clear day this is a fabulous spot to get a happy hour drink (and happy hour priced menu food) and see a g…
Rachel
Views of the mountains and city lights Great ambiance A perfect date spot
Kristi
For amazing views of the city and mountains, seafood, sushi, drinks and more, check this place out. Make rese…
4. Portland City Grill
4. Portland City Grill
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57 local reviews
111 5th Ave, Portland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 503-450-0030
Karina
Karina
On a clear day this is a fabulous spot to get a happy hour drink (and happy hour priced menu food) and see a great view of the city and the …
Rachel
Rachel
Views of the mountains and city lights Great ambiance A perfect date spot
Kristi
Kristi
For amazing views of the city and mountains, seafood, sushi, drinks and more, check this place out. Make reservations.
5. Mt. Tabor Park
5. Mt. Tabor Park
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100 local reviews
SE Salmon St, Portland
Open · Closes in 26 minutes
+1 503-823-7529
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Alexis And Aaron
A volcano right in the city- you can hike/bike/drive up and see views of downtown, and the surrounding mountai…
Jason
It's a mountain in the middle of the city! More like a tall hill actually. There are stairs to the top and fro…
Robert
A quick walk across 60th Ave will put you in a Portland park that will give you views of mountains (Mt. Hood, …
5. Mt. Tabor Park
5. Mt. Tabor Park
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100 local reviews
SE Salmon St, Portland
Open · Closes in 26 minutes
+1 503-823-7529
Alexis And Aaron
Alexis And Aaron
A volcano right in the city- you can hike/bike/drive up and see views of downtown, and the surrounding mountains on a clear day!
Jason
Jason
It's a mountain in the middle of the city! More like a tall hill actually. There are stairs to the top and from there you can see great view…
Robert
Robert
A quick walk across 60th Ave will put you in a Portland park that will give you views of mountains (Mt. Hood, St. Hellens), stunning sunrise…
6. Pittock Mansion
6. Pittock Mansion
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135 local reviews
3229 NW Pittock Dr, Portland
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+1 503-823-3623
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Margie
Gorgeous panoramic view of Portland and the mountains. The Mansion gives tours in the afternoons, but the vie…
Mardeisy
Fantastic view of the city and mountains. The Pittock Mansion is a French Renaissance-style château in the Wes…
Ben
Pittock Mansion is a famous mansion sitting on a mountain overlooking downtown Portland. Located in Forest Pa…
6. Pittock Mansion
6. Pittock Mansion
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135 local reviews
3229 NW Pittock Dr, Portland
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+1 503-823-3623
Margie
Margie
Gorgeous panoramic view of Portland and the mountains. The Mansion gives tours in the afternoons, but the view is free during daylight hour…
Mardeisy
Mardeisy
Fantastic view of the city and mountains. The Pittock Mansion is a French Renaissance-style château in the West Hills of Portland, Oregon, U…
Ben
Ben
Pittock Mansion is a famous mansion sitting on a mountain overlooking downtown Portland. Located in Forest Park, it's also near many hiking…
7. Fat Tire Farm
7. Fat Tire Farm
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2 local reviews
2714 Northwest Thurman Street, Portland
Closed · Opens Thursday 11:00 AM
+1 503-222-3276
Bicycle storeStorePoint of interest
Reatha
Great for mountain bike rentals and they are located at the base of Thurman street which takes you up to Fores…
Ami
Mountain bike rentals. Great service.
Ami
Mountain bike rentals. Great service.
7. Fat Tire Farm
7. Fat Tire Farm
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2 local reviews
2714 Northwest Thurman Street, Portland
Closed · Opens Thursday 11:00 AM
+1 503-222-3276
Reatha
Reatha
Great for mountain bike rentals and they are located at the base of Thurman street which takes you up to Forest Parks Leif Erickson trail - …
Ami
Ami
Mountain bike rentals. Great service.
Ami
Ami
Mountain bike rentals. Great service.
8. Portland Japanese Garden
8. Portland Japanese Garden
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173 local reviews
611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+1 503-223-1321
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Amine
Beautiful Views of the city, mountains and of course some of the worlds most amazing roses and flowers. Just…
Marnie & Kim
Many styles of gardens showcased in serene 5.5-acre space with waterfall, teahouse & mountain view.
Tara
Portland Japanese Garden ranks 2nd in the nation for the most authentic Japanese garden outside of Japan. It i…
8. Portland Japanese Garden
8. Portland Japanese Garden
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173 local reviews
611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+1 503-223-1321
Amine
Amine
Beautiful Views of the city, mountains and of course some of the worlds most amazing roses and flowers. Just another all around beautiful …
Marnie & Kim
Marnie & Kim
Many styles of gardens showcased in serene 5.5-acre space with waterfall, teahouse & mountain view.
Tara
Tara
Portland Japanese Garden ranks 2nd in the nation for the most authentic Japanese garden outside of Japan. It is 5.5 acres and has five disti…
9. International Rose Test Garden
9. International Rose Test Garden
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104 local reviews
400 SW Kingston Ave, Portland
Open · Closes in 26 minutes
+1 503-823-3636
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Olga
Beautiful views of the city (3 mountains) plus hundreds of varieties of roses, all kinds and colors. Many peop…
Tamber
Rose garden with a view out East of Portland which on a clear day can view 5 mountain tops!
Kate
More roses than I've ever seen anywhere else in my life. It's beautiful, with roses in every color. And when…
9. International Rose Test Garden
9. International Rose Test Garden
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104 local reviews
400 SW Kingston Ave, Portland
Open · Closes in 26 minutes
+1 503-823-3636
Olga
Olga
Beautiful views of the city (3 mountains) plus hundreds of varieties of roses, all kinds and colors. Many people get married here. Next to J…
Tamber
Tamber
Rose garden with a view out East of Portland which on a clear day can view 5 mountain tops!
Kate
Kate
More roses than I've ever seen anywhere else in my life. It's beautiful, with roses in every color. And when it's not too cloudy you also …
10. Forest Park
10. Forest Park
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274 local reviews
Forest Park, Portland
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 503-823-4492
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Julie & Tom
Forest Park is a public municipal park in the Tualatin Mountains west of downtown Portland, Oregon. Stretching…
Joe
At 5,157 acres, Portland's Forest Park is one of the largest urban forest in the United States. With more than…
Eugene
At 5,157 acres, Portland's Forest Park is one of the largest urban forest in the United States. With more than…
10. Forest Park
10. Forest Park
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274 local reviews
Forest Park, Portland
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 503-823-4492
Julie & Tom
Julie & Tom
Forest Park is a public municipal park in the Tualatin Mountains west of downtown Portland, Oregon. Stretching for more than 8 miles (13 km)…
Joe
Joe
At 5,157 acres, Portland's Forest Park is one of the largest urban forest in the United States. With more than 80 miles of soft-surface trai…
Eugene
Eugene
At 5,157 acres, Portland's Forest Park is one of the largest urban forest in the United States. With more than 80 miles of soft-surface trai…
11. Powell Butte
11. Powell Butte
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7 local reviews
Powell Butte, Portland
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Kate
Miles of trails about a 20 minute drive from our house. Open fields, wildlife like rabbits and deer ( no worri…
Phiamma
Lovely natural woods and view at top of the mountains.
Terry
A great hike that can encompass a mile or many miles. Views of all 5 mountains, yet fairly close in to the Ci…
11. Powell Butte
11. Powell Butte
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7 local reviews
Powell Butte, Portland
Kate
Kate
Miles of trails about a 20 minute drive from our house. Open fields, wildlife like rabbits and deer ( no worries about bears- you're still i…
Phiamma
Phiamma
Lovely natural woods and view at top of the mountains.
Terry
Terry
A great hike that can encompass a mile or many miles. Views of all 5 mountains, yet fairly close in to the City. Open views as well as woo…
12. Cooper Mountain Nature Park
12. Cooper Mountain Nature Park
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8 local reviews
18892 Southwest Kemmer Road, Beaverton
+1 503-645-6433
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Theresa
Try this walking park located a mile west of us on Cooper Mountain with beautiful views. No dogs, but there a…
Naomi
Address 18892 SW Kemmer Rd, Beaverton, OR 97007 Favorite thing: listen to bird calls through the Today: 7:11…
Jane
Cooper Mountain Nature Park is a 231 acres nature park in the Portland metropolitan area in the U.S. state of …
12. Cooper Mountain Nature Park
12. Cooper Mountain Nature Park
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8 local reviews
18892 Southwest Kemmer Road, Beaverton
+1 503-645-6433
Theresa
Theresa
Try this walking park located a mile west of us on Cooper Mountain with beautiful views. No dogs, but there are easy trails and a play stru…
Naomi
Naomi
Address 18892 SW Kemmer Rd, Beaverton, OR 97007 Favorite thing: listen to bird calls through the Today: 7:11 AM to 5:33 PM Easy to moderat…
Jane
Jane
Cooper Mountain Nature Park is a 231 acres nature park in the Portland metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Oregon.