Explore the art, culture, and nature blooming in the City of Roses
Where else can you see the nation's smallest city park, discover the dark history of the Shanghai Slave Trade in an underground walking tour, find yourself in an authentic Ming Dynasty Suzhou-style Chinese Garden, and get lost in the world's largest independently owned bookstore? Portland, a city boasting of vibrant neighborhoods, trendy shopping, and charming gardens is waiting for you! Enjoy a two-night stay at the Northwest Portland International Hostel.
Portland is located on the West Coast, north of California and south of British Columbia, Canada. Known as “The City That Works,” Portland is famous for its great city planning and it’s easy going, friendly people. Buses, trams, and streetcars make exploring Portland a breeze and, best of all, they are free in the entire downtown district.
Find out why Portland is unique!
You don't have to complete the Girl Scout destinations application form for this event. Just contact the event sponsor to sign up. Remember to notify your council that you are traveling on a getaway.
Comfortable walking shoes and outdoor clothing
Adult Leaders/Advisors must accompany girls. Package pricing and activities subject to change after March 31, 2013.
Ask about our custom-designed packages! We can help you set up community service projects, environmental awareness activities, workshops on World Travel, day trips to Mount St. Helens Volcano, Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls, Whale Watching, and much more.