Walk Across The St Johns Bridge For A Gorgeous View Of Oregon’s Fall Colors

Oregon’s fall foliage is in its full glory right now, and you don’t want to miss it. Soon enough, we’ll settle into winter, which means foggy, rainy days in the western part of the state, and cold, deep snow in the eastern part, so get out there and do some leaf-peeping! Cathedral Park is one of the prettiest places to visit, and when you walk across the St. Johns Bridge, you’ll get some gorgeous views.

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/

During its dedication ceremony in 1931, David B. Steinman, the engineer responsible for the project, said, “A challenge and an opportunity to create a structure of enduring beauty in the God-given wondrous background was offered us when were asked to design the bridge. It is the most beautiful bridge in the world we feel.” We couldn’t agree more.

Have you visited Cathedral Park this fall? We’d love to see your autumn photos in the comments!

Address: NW St Johns Bridge, Portland, OR, USA