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Winter in the Beaver State is a treat for Oregon visitors. As snow coats Mount Hood, skiers and hikers alike rejoice. Explore the Cascades area and visit Government Camp - the quickest way into the charming little town of Mount Hood. You'll enjoy a brisk hike through one of Oregon's fantastic state parks, like Crater Lake National Park set in the southern Cascades near Klamath Falls. Oregon winters are also perfect for a motorcycle ride, and sterling views of Kiger Creek’s gorge from the Steen Mountains, just outside of Pendleton in eastern Oregon. Don't miss fantastic winter fishing of Malheur Lake, just south of Hines.
Of course you must visit the Portland metropolitan area, perfect for anyone seeking that big city feel. Portland is a lively city, and home to the Portland Art Museum, Portland State University, and Powell's City of Books. Then check out Salem, Oregon's capital, and home to Silver Falls State Park - a festive fit for winter visitors. Tired of walking in the city? Try a relaxing tour of Willamette River on the Portland Spirit, a beautiful, 150-foot yacht. Don't forget your gloves, scarf and thick coat for your exploration of winter in Oregon.