Originally Posted by angrylion
Enjoy. July and August are by far the best months for the city.
When dry you get to see every shade of green.
Flying in is stunning.
Truly beautiful place.
Maybe a breakfast at Bob's Red Mill? (Not open Sundays)
They grind most anything. Neat place.
You'll want to get away more but just know that Portland has a small wilderness area within. Called Forest Park with a good trail system. If the need to walk/jog off liquid calories occurs.
THE WILD EDGE: EXPLORING PORTLAND'S FOREST PARK
from Backpacker Magazine
The Wild Edge: Exploring Portland's Forest Park | Backpacker Magazine
Wineries are numerous and on your way to Pelican.
Oregon Wine | Regional Associations
scroll down to willamette valley and find several on your routes.