Pacific City, a slightly sleepy beachfront town where sand drifts across parking lots and fishing dories ride the waves into shore, is the perfect Oregon coast town. Go check out Haystack Rock. It is 90 feet taller than the one with the same name in Cannon Beach!
Only two hours from Portland, Cottonwood Canyon State Park appears to be undiscovered at the moment. A friend told us to head downriver out of the campground and then just stop and listen. “You’ll hear literally nothing,” he said. “It’s the quietest place on earth.”
Fall is a fantastic time to go camping in a camper van. There are plenty of campgrounds open, and relatively few people in them!
Need some inspiration? Tag along while Jamie and Richie Staggs spend a week exploring Oregon in a GoCamp Eurovan Camper. They share insights on things to do and where to camp. From the coast to the mountains to Bend to Mt Hood, they covered 600 miles of goodness.
In this itinerary for exploring Oregon’s Northern Coast, you’ll spend five nights and six days marveling at rugged coastlines, jumping in swimming holes, hiking, and watching the waves break. This route will take you from Portland to Astoria, down the Northern Coast to Tillamook, and then back to Portland.
Considered one of the Seven Wonders of Oregon, the Painted Hills, with their layers of red, yellow, gold, brown and black, represent millions of years of history. Given the way these hills mark time, Devin and Trianne rightly figured they would provide the perfect backdrop for celebrating the new year.
🍂 It’s here! It’s here! 🍂 Fall means open roads, vacant campsites, and lower rental rates. Fall is the perfect time of year to rent a camper van! Curious what you should go to with your GoCamp van? Here’s a list of our favorite fall activities.
You get it all from this classic Oregon Tour. Waterfalls, forests, scenic highways, beaches … Best head out of Portland as early as you can in your GoCamp camper van. Your first stop? Multnomah Falls.
Take this classic Oregon road trip and you’ll see rivers, waterfalls, majestic forests and the bluest lake imaginable. Apart from route suggestions and camping recommendations, we also include tips on where to eat and what to do along the way.
When the rains come in Oregon, lots of long timers know to head east to Leslie Gulch for some sunshine and dry weather. That’s exactly what Andrew and Remy did with the GoCamp camper van called Rogue One last spring. It worked like a charm. Not only did they get dry weather, they got magical landscapes as well.