Quick Hits: 3 of Portland's Best Trail-to-Tavern Pairings

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The only thing better than a city with endless outdoor opportunities is a city with just as many bars and breweries. Luckily for everyone, Portland is not in short supply of either.

1 - Balch Creek Canyon

- Bryson Moore

From the crowded city streets to one of the most beautiful urban canyons in only a matter of minutes, Balch Creek Canyon is a haven for trail runners.

Nearby : The Cascade Brewing Barrel House

Arguably the best sour beer around.

2-Powell Butte Nature Park

- Bryson Moore

Bike. Hike. Run. You can do it all at Powell Butte Nature Park while enjoying pristine views of Mt. Hood and Mount St. Helen.

Nearby : Coalition Brewing Co.

A pub and 10-barrel brewery featuring hand-crafted ales & using century-old techniques and Northwest innovation.

3 - Forest Park Leif Erickson Wildwood Trails

- Bryson Moore

Forest Park is home to 5,000 acres of some of the best urban trail running in the country.

Nearby : Bridgeport Brewing Co.

Bridgeport Brewing Co. is housed in a century-old building.

Written by Bryson Moore for RootsRated.

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