If you’re trying to decide on an amazing, beautiful place to propose, look no further. From mountain summits to waterfalls and secluded coves, here are 16 stunning places in Oregon to take your special someone on a date they’ll never forget.
16. Mary's Peak
Pop the question on Mary's peak, the highest point on the Oregon Coastline. Located in Benton County, it's especially magical in spring when the wildflowers blossom, coloring the landscape beautifully.
15. The Wallowa Lake Tramway Gondola
Float above the gorgeous Wallowa Mountains and Wallowa Lake in a gondola.
14. Behind South Falls at Silver Falls State Park
On the Trail of Ten Falls Loop at Silver Falls state park you are led to a beautiful place behind South Falls. It's absolutely stunning, and it's a great place for a unique, breathtaking proposal.
13. Smith Rock
Head to Smith Rock for an adventure neither of you will ever forget.
12. Cathedral Park
This beautiful park is located underneath the Saint Johns Bridge in North Portland.
11. Ramona Falls
Venture to the ethereal Ramona Falls at the end of a short hike in the Mount Hood National Forest.
10. The Painted Hills
The painted hills are an otherworldly beauty located in the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.
9. Oswald West State Park
Take your date to the beautiful Oswald State Park near cannon beach and choose a beautiful spot on one of the cliffs or secluded coves.
8. Dog Mountain
Look out over the beautiful Columbia River Gorge from Dog Mountain, which is especially beautiful in the spring. Bring along a picnic blanket and a bottle of champagne to celebrate.
7. Sherrard Point on Larch Mountain
Enjoy a beautiful sunset at the lookout on Larch Mountain. The view is absolutely breathtaking, and on a clear day you can see Mt Rainier, Mt Adams, Mt Hood, Mt Saint Helens, and Mt Jefferson.
6. Oneonta Gorge
Experience the magical Oneonta Gorge (near Multnomah Falls). Climb over fallen logs, hike through a mossy green corridor, and wade through clear mountain water to reach a beautiful waterfall for an epic, romantic proposal.
5. Crater Lake
Crater Lake is one of the most incredible places in the country, making it a phenomenal place to share those special words with your loved one.
4. On Horseback
Take a romantic horsehide together--whether it's through the eastern Oregon desert, the Willamette Valley, or on the beach.
3. Samuel Boardman State Park
Samuel Boardman State Park is a lovely place to spend the day with your partner. There are many secluded beaches and gorgeous lookouts. Here's a view of the amazing Natural Bridges, which is at the end of a short hike.
2. In a boat on one of Oregon's beautiful Lakes
Surprise your loved one with a boat ride they'll never forget. This photo is of Wallowa Lake, and there are many other beautiful lakes all over the state, like Lost Lake, Elk Lake, and more.
1. At the summit of a mountain
Take your loved one on an amazing adventure by climbing a mountain and proposing at the top. There are many different options for skilled climbers and beginners alike, including the beautiful South Sister, photographed above.
What are some other amazing places in Oregon for an epic proposal? Share your thoughts and stories in the comments.