Tours are generally organized monthly, with visits to places of interest in Vancouver, Clark County, Portland, and beyond.

October Tour

Franz Bakery Tour

350 NE 11th Ave, Portland

Wednesday, October 30th
Tour begins at 9:30 a.m.

Lunch will follow at Sanford’s – Lloyd Center.  There are eight sets of stairs spread out all over the plant and also some slippery surfaces so rubber soled, closed toed shoes are REQUIRED.

Parking is limited so we will be carpooling leaving from Fred Meyer on Chkalov back by the Garden Center at 8:15 to allow enough time for traffic and obtaining on street parking.

RSVP to Linda Kangas


November Tour

Dolio Winery

11001 NE 314th Street, Battle Ground

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

1:00 – 3:00 pm

This family owned and operated artisanal winery located in Battle Ground
produces handcrafted Italian varietal on the premises. Dolio’s core wines include Barbera, Dolcetto, Nebbiolo, Primitivo and Sangiovese.

Their winemaker will take us on a tour of the facility, explain their processes and lead us in tasting a selection of their wines.

RSVP to Linda Kerechek

Participants limited to first 40 people to respond

Past tours

Historic Timberline Lodge

Portland Art Museum

Shangri-LaFarm / Art Farm

Let’s Go Shopping – Centralia

Marshall House

Bullseye Glass

Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center

Pendleton Woolen Mills Factory

Evergreen Wine Cellars

Clark County Food Bank

C-Tran Facility

Reed College Nuclear Reactor

A Day at the Zoo

Tour of McMenamins

Port of Vancouver

Cascadia College

Bullseye Glass

Gunderson Marine and Rail Car Plant tour

Tour of Oregon Public Broadcasting

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Gardens

Tour of  the Weather Bureau

AM Northwest Morning Show on KATU

Singer Hill Vertical Gardens

Portland Walking Tour

Medallion Art School

Holiday Food and Gift Festival

Oregon Zoo

Caswell Gallery

Meadow Rock Alpaca Farm at Trout Lake, WA.

Walking tour of downtown Vancouver

Annual Ceramic Showcase at the Portland Convention Center

A Tour of US Digital

Tour of the Columbian newspaper offices and pressroom

Christmas Ships Volkswalk