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Seeking Solitude

The autumn months are characterized by shorter days and longer nights. Whatever’s next for you in the season ahead, let Wilsonville be your place to find peace, quiet and solitude this fall.


  • First U.S. scenic bikeway
  • 250+ acres of forest
  • Cozy book shop
  • Yoga classes
  • Self-care activities

3 Days

7 Stops

Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway

As the first official scenic bikeway in the United States, the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway is a great option for skilled cyclists. For the first stretch of the route, you’ll pedal your way along vineyards, hop fields and Champoeg State Heritage Area.

Graham Oaks Nature Park

Boasting over 250 acres of oak forests and grassy plains, a visit to Graham Oaks Nature Park is always an adventure. The park offers easy hiking, biking and running trails as well as more strenuous endeavors with an elevation gain of up to 14 meters.

Woman riding a bike on the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway
Woman looking at a tree at the Graham Oaks Nature Park

The Book Nook

Find your latest new book or used favorite at The Book Nook, just 15 minutes from Wilsonville. Located in Canby, this cozy, independent book shop also offers unique mindfulness gifts, games and puzzles for purchase.

Wilsonville Public Library

A variety of resources for lifelong learning and everyday entertainment are available at the Wilsonville Public Library, serving residents, businesses and visitors. Here, you’ll find a quiet, welcoming spot to enjoy a book (or free wifi).

CorePower Yoga

Find balance and solitude with a variety of yoga styles at the Tualatin location of CorePower Yoga, just 10 minutes from Wilsonville. Classes are available all day on weekdays with a handful of sessions to join until midday on weekends. 

Spa Getaway

In Wilsonville, rest is not a reward to be earned. A preferred method of self care is a treatment at Soak Box Spa or Elements Massage. Whatever service you choose, you’ll leave feeling relaxed, rejuvenated and like a million bucks.

Restored Wilsonville Farmhouse on VRBO

Find peace in this lovingly restored cottage-style farmhouse in the middle of Willamette Valley wine country. This restored farmhouse in Wilsonville on VRBO offers a family-friendly floor plan, three bedrooms, a gas barbeque and an inviting deck for fresh air and personal reflection.

Women receiving a head massage

Trip Tips

Wilsonville makes a great basecamp for your fall trip. Choose from a range of comfortable (and affordable) lodging accommodations when you stay the night (or two). Find more activities to help you feel restored by exploring stops along Wilsonville’s Rest & Relaxation Trip.