5 Towns Near Portland With The Strangest Names You’ll Ever See

A name says so much. It gives the first impression of a town, and in these cases, may leave you feeling like laughing, perplexed, or otherwise confused. These are the strangest named cities, towns, an unincorporated communities around the Portland area, and they are all waiting for you to explore.

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What did we miss? Do you have any other strange names to add to the list? Let us know in the comments below.