FAM Pacific Northwest Adventure
The Pacific Northwest is known for its striking beauty in dramatic volcanic peaks, rich valleys, and scenic high desert. Join us for an exciting week full of adventure – hiking and canoeing- as well as restful relaxation in Oregon’s famous wine country.
8 – 10 Persons
June 24 – 30, 2024
Medically-trained, naturalist guides
Round-trip transportation to and from PDX
Accommodations as outlined below
Private Hiking Tour of Mount Rainier
Private Tour of Columbia River Gorge
Private Hiking Tour of Mount Hood
Willamette Valley Wine Tour*
Private Guided Stargaze Canoeing
All meals indicated in itinerary
Park entry fees
*drinks not included
Gratuity for your guide
Meals not included in itinerary
Flights to PDX
$2,950 Per Person
Join Good Trip Adventures to see the best the Pacific Northwest has to offer! We have the perfect balance between adventure in the Cascades and relaxation in Oregon’s wine country. We’ll see many of the beautiful landscapes the region has to offer including Mount Rainier National Park, the Columbia River Gorge, the Willamette Valley, and Bend.
Expect to encounter weather as diverse as the places we’ll be visiting! Most days should be in the 60s and 70s, with the potential for both sun and rain.
This trip is open to Travel Agents and up to one adult guest. We’ll be driving and attending activities as a group, led by your Good Trip guide. The group size will range from 8-10 total guests.
Intensity – Mild
This trip is appropriate for beginner hikers and paddlers. We will be quite active, so we hope you’re up for the challenge! Your Good Trip guide will have your safety at top of mind at all times and all activities can be adapted to your experience level.
Solo travelers will be in a double queen room with shared occupancy*
- Two Nights Paradise Village Lodge
- One Night Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa
- Two Nights Brasada Ranch
- One Night Kimpton Riverplace Hotel
Please contact us directly at (email@example.com) if you would prefer single occupancy. Additional rates will apply.
Plan to arrive at Portland International Airport by 1:00 pm local time on Day 1. Your guide will pick you up shortly after arrival. You’ll be driving to Mount Rainier immediately after pickup.
Your guide will transport you to the airport for departing flights on the final day, arriving at the airport by 12:00 pm local time. Please plan your departure flight after this time.
Get ready for your Pacific Northwest adventure! Plan to arrive at Portland International Airport by 1:00 pm local time. Your guide will greet you upon arrival and you’ll begin your journey north to Mount Rainier National Park! Along the way, your guide will talk about Good Trip Adventures, as well as the plan for the next week. Tonight, settle into your lodging in the Cascade forest at Paradise Village Lodge.
Today, we’ll spend the entire day exploring Mount Rainier National Park. Your Good Trip naturalist guide will show you hidden gems within the park, while pointing out unique flora and fauna to the Cascade region. We may get glimpses of glacier-fed alpine lakes, colorful wildflowers, and local wildlife. We’ll take a break during our day for a special picnic lunch prepared by your guide within the park.
We’ll say goodbye to Washington as we travel south to Oregon. We’ll spend the day exploring the Columbia River Gorge and learn about the unique aspects to the river that separates these two states. After a full day, we’ll settle into our accommodations at the Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa for the night.
We’ll travel south as we make our way towards Bend! On our way, we’ll take the scenic route and stop at Mount Hood, Oregon’s tallest mountain. We’ll explore the historic Timberline Lodge and hear more about the geological history of the Cascade mountains. After this fun-filled day, enjoy a delicious dinner in Bend and a relaxing evening at the Brasada Ranch.
Enjoy the day in beautiful Bend! We’ll spend the morning exploring and hiking around the southern Cascades. In the evening, enjoy a special canoeing adventure where your guide will point out constellations and you drift along a Cascade lake.
It is time to head back north for our tour of Oregon wine country! We’ll explore some of the beautiful wineries around the valley and taste world-famous Pinots from Oregon. Your Good Trip guide will tell you about the history and geology behind the Willamette Valley as you are transferred from one winery to another.
We’ll end the trip in Portland at the Kimpton RiverPlace.
Meals: L, D
It is time to say our goodbyes! We’ll make the quick drive to Portland International Airport at 10am. Please plan flights accordingly or make other arrangements for transfer to the airport.
- Required Gear
- Day pack (20-30 liters recommended)
- Luggage (can be left in the vehicle, 1 small suitcase per person)
- Pack cover
- Reusable water bottles or bladders (3L total capacity)
- Recommended Gear and Personal Item
- Insect repellent
- Toiletries (please choose biodegradable and scent-free items)
- Small, personal first aid kit (including blister treatment)
- Small, quick dry towel
- Required Clothing
- Warm jacket (down, puffy, fleece)
- Rain jacket or shell
- Breathable wicking base layers
- Lightweight hiking pants
- Warm clothes to sleep in
- Warm hat
- Sun hat with a brim
- Wool socks (1 pair per day of trip)
- Hiking boots
- Comfortable shoes for walk around town
Clothes for dinners and meals out
- Recommended Clothing
- Rain pants (optional)
- Buff or neck scarf
- Comfortable clothes for evenings at hotel
- Sandals or camp shoes
- Crocs or water shoes