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Rosse Posse Elk Farm-So Cute, So Fun!

April 17, 2018 11:16 pm Published by Comments Off on Rosse Posse Elk Farm-So Cute, So Fun!

One of Urban Excursions’, outings for seniors‘, Springtime favorites, a trip to Rosse Posse Elk Farm! Located in Molalla, we enjoyed a beautiful country drive and a trip to this very active Elk Farm! Not only did we get to enjoy the sunshine, but all the baby goats, and spring babies the farm had to... Read More

Tulip Time!

April 5, 2018 3:41 pm Published by Comments Off on Tulip Time!

An annual Urban Excursions favorite, the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival! Nothing launches us into spring like a sunny spring day among rows and rows of tulips with friends!

Oregon Ballet Theater and Sushi-Why Not!

February 6, 2018 8:38 pm Published by Comments Off on Oregon Ballet Theater and Sushi-Why Not!

Urban Excursions wants to give a special shout out to Brook at the Oregon Ballet Theater for being such a great host for our senior outing! We were able to get a sneak peak of the upcoming Alice and Wonderland rehearsal as well as a tour of the costume shop. . just so cool! We... Read More

Fun Memories!

January 10, 2018 7:09 pm Published by Comments Off on Fun Memories!

Urban Excursions wants to say thanks to 2017 for introducing us to so many new friends and fun places in our community on our outings for seniors! December was just SO much FUN! We celebrated the festive season with a trip to Pittock Mansion, NW Dance Project, NW Senior Theater, the Festival of Trees, Cornell... Read More

Urban Excursions Celebrates our Veterans!

November 20, 2017 11:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Urban Excursions Celebrates our Veterans!

Urban Excursions’ senior outings  celebrated our Veterans with our annual trip to the Veterans Day Parade at Fort Vancouver! We have been having fun with Bob, David, Jack, Bernie and our own staff Paul. . .all Veterans and great guys! Urban Excursions thanks you for your service!

Rollin’ on the River!

October 12, 2017 5:39 pm Published by Comments Off on Rollin’ on the River!

Wow! These are the words that came to mind on today’s Urban Excursions EPIC senior outing on our fall Portland Spirit River Cruise up the Columbia! We had scheduled the outing for months and were able to make the trip just as they re-opened 84. Our senior group had such a fun time taking in the... Read More

Dog Days of Summer!

September 14, 2017 6:44 pm Published by Comments Off on Dog Days of Summer!

Urban Excursions has enjoyed the “dog days” of summer with senior activities full of laughter, fun and friends! It has been our busiest summer yet and the fun just keeps going as we ease into fall! Some of the highlights include Extended Day trips to Red Ridge Olive Oil Farm and Durant Vineyards in Dundee,... Read More

Summer is Happening! Japanese Gardens, Aurora Historic Colony, Ponzi Vineyards and MORE Pedicab Tours!

July 17, 2017 7:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Summer is Happening! Japanese Gardens, Aurora Historic Colony, Ponzi Vineyards and MORE Pedicab Tours!

Urban Excursions continues the summer fun with daily outings for seniors! We had a wonderful custom tour at the Japanese Gardens; A personalized tour of the Historic Aurora Colony for our Extended Day outing, complete with candle dipping, wine tasting and lunch; A beautiful drive to Ponzi Vineyard for wine tasting with cheese pairings; And of... Read More

Pedi-Cab Season is HERE!

June 5, 2017 9:40 pm Published by Comments Off on Pedi-Cab Season is HERE!

Urban Excursions is thrilled that the weather has taken a turn and it’s finally Pedi-Cab Season! We want to give a special thanks to Kyle and his crew at PDX Pedicab for being over-the-top accommodating to our fun group on their senior outing! Today we journeyed along the waterfront, across bridges and to our lunch destination.... Read More

Tulip Festival and Forests of FUN!

May 10, 2017 6:05 pm Published by Comments Off on Tulip Festival and Forests of FUN!

Urban Excursions is finally surfacing after a loooong winter for some fun senior outings at our local favorite spots! First of all, we enjoyed many visits to the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival to really celebrate spring, Oregon style! There is nothing more breathtaking then a sunny day at the tulip farm with rows and rows... Read More