12 Small Rural Towns Near Portland That Are Downright Delightful

Portland is surrounded by small towns, so anytime you have had enough of city life, you can easily break away and head to one of these spots for a little rest and relaxation away from it all.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What do you think? Did we miss your favorite small town near Portland? Let us know in the comments below.