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Best things to do in Washington County

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“At 5,200 acres, this is the largest park within any U.S. city. It gets very popular in summer, especially on week- ends, so if you want to check it out be prepared to embrace the crowds. See Witch's Castle under Hikes. ”
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“Have a picnic, play on the beach, and take in the views of the iconic St. John’s bridge.”
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Natural Feature
“Sightseeing drive across the beautiful St. Johns bridge take break and go pick berries in the fields or visit the pumpkin patch in October!”
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“McMenamins is always a solid option around town with delicious burgers, wraps, and TOTS. They have their own beers and ciders on tap and creative cocktail options. Catch a movie inside for cheap or enjoy their patio area with a nice fire pit.”
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General Entertainment
“If your into adventure. Then this is for you. Just 25 minutes southwest of here. We’ve done it. Lots of fun. ”
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Shopping Centre
“This place has everything: delicious restaurants, Regal Cinema, Barnes and Noble, great places to shop or just hang out.”
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Natural Feature
“It has great views, wildlife, fishing (even from the bank), fishing in a boat, waterskiing, Disc golf and a dock that is wheelchair friendly.”
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“Small theater with 2 screens and cheap prices: $6 before 6pm and $8 after. Enjoy your movie with pizza and beer/cider/wine.”
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“This is the largest urban park in the country. I highly encourage you to explore it during your visit. There are hundreds of miles of trails however, so please study the maps and take one with you!”
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“This is the “fancy” bar for St Johns, with rotating craft cocktails and build-your-own-bruschetta options. The brunch is also solid and there’s a bocce court on the back patio.”
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“Must see. By same designer as the Golden Gate but earlier, gothic fabulousness with a park and river beneath. Forest park across the bridge and awesome St. John’s neighborhood to explore. ”
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“Cozy coffee shop serving coffee from Proud Mary, Townshend’s Tea, and in-house baked goods – like amazing muffins and cinnamon rolls and they always have GF options. In the summer they also make popsicles which go great with a cold brew.”
31local recommendations
Shopping Centre
“Close shopping with all the major brands. Lots of well known chain eateries there too. ”
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“Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon serves as an office and a nike museum that hosts various artefacts from Nike journey from more than 50 years ago.”
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Italian Restaurant
“This is an Italian influenced restaurant that I consider, without a doubt, the best in the Beaverton area. Great happy hour too! ”
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Mexican Restaurant
“Oh my gosh this is wonderful food and grocery store/panaderia combination. Great place to eat and shop.”
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