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Walking Through Graham Oaks Nature Park in Wilsonville, Oregon

SCOUTING OUT WILSONVILLE’S WILDLIFE

An appreciation for the wild diversity of our unique ecosystem means there are plenty of great places to connect with nature and encounter wildlife in and around Wilsonville. Wildlife Viewing Part of the large Ice Age Tonquin geological area, the Coffee Lake Wetlands in Wilsonville is an important fish and wildlife habitat. Birders will love...
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Langdon Farms Golf Course and Event Venue in Wilsonville, Oregon

THE GREEN LIFE IN WILSONVILLE

Near everything and yet quietly secluded, Wilsonville’s golf courses and disc golf courses are a postcard-perfect day on the green. National golf writers call Langdon Farms Golf Club a “truly unique golf experience.” With 18 holes and a state-of-the-art practice range, it’s consistently rated one of the top courses in the Portland area. The walkable...
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Kayaking at the Willamette River

A DAY ON THE WILLAMETTE RIVER IN WILSONVILLE

The cool, inviting water of the Willamette River is calling. Whether you want to make a splash or see the sights from a new perspective, Wilsonville, Oregon is an excellent launching off point. Throw on a lifejacket, paddle smart and take to the river with a friend for your next aquatic adventure! Kayaking, Canoeing &...
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The exterior of Historic Butteville Store

WANDERING THROUGH WILSONVILLE’S HISTORY

History is everywhere around these parts. Fall under the seductive spell of the Willamette Valley’s rich legacy of dreaming and doing, where every step tells a story. Oregon’s Korean War Memorial In the heart of Wilsonville’s Town Center Park is the Korean War Memorial. A 109-foot long wall of remembrance honors the names of 287...
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Art and Art Festivals in Wilsonville, Oregon

EXPERIENCE ART IN WILSONVILLE

Picasso once said, “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Got a few hours to be inspired? Take an anything-but-ordinary journey through Wilsonville, Oregon’s unique art scene. A Free Arts Festival Every June Celebrate the spirit of imagination and creativity during the Wilsonville Festival of the Arts, held every June at...
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Shopping for artisan bowls, cups and plates in Wilsonville

A SHOPPER’S PARADISE IN WILSONVILLE

Take full advantage of Oregon’s tax-free shopping. Go ahead, we don’t mind. From designer stores to unique and antique boutiques, the Wilsonville – South Portland area has some of Oregon’s best shopping. A don’t-miss destination for deal lovers, the Woodburn Premium Outlets are a short 10-minute drive south of Wilsonville. Modern skylight-covered walkways connect the...
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Bumper boats at Bullwinke's

PLAN A FAMILY FUN DAY IN WILSONVILLE

Banish the “Are we there yet?”s with Wilsonville as your home base for adventure and family fun. Head over to Bullwinkle’s Entertainment (formerly known as the Family Fun Center) for a day of bumper boats, batting cages, video games, laser tag, go karts, and miniature golf. Soar along the 800-foot zip line. Hang out in...
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Farmlandia Farm Life Near Wilsonville Oregon

SAVORING THE FARM LIFE IN WILSONVILLE

Venture out into the charming farmlands and vineyards of Wilsonville, where you’ll find an abundance of fresh-picked produce, exceptional wines, belly laughs and conversations around a shared table with new friends. Farmlandia Farm Loop The Farmlandia Farm Loop winds visitors through a cluster of 17 farmstands, lavender fields, vineyards, gardens and bakeries. From cooking classes...
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Willamette Valley Wine County Near Wilsonville, Oregon

TASTE THE GOOD LIFE IN WILSONVILLE

Go wine tasting! Willamette Valley wines express the diverse character of the Pacific Northwest. Bold. Nuanced. Unforgettable. Experience the bounty of Oregon’s wine scene at over 500 wineries within a two-hour drive of Wilsonville.  Terra Vina Wines and Vineyard is a family-owned vineyard tucked up into a hillside just outside of Wilsonville. You can visit...
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