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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 offer. Our active senior group donned their boots and coats and had a fun day on the farm!

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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 also had the chance to celebrate the Japanese New Year “Year of the Dog” with a fun luncheon at Yama Izakaya. .YUM! 2018 is off to a great start, looking forward to spring!

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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 Farms and so much more. Tis’ the season for making long-lasting friends and memories with Urban Excursions!

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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 beautiful views of the Gorge and despite the fire damage, we celebrated the perseverance and beauty of one of our favorite natural places! Thank you Oregon. . .We LOVE you!  

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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, More Pedicab tours with PDX Pedicab, Cornell Farms, The Bite, McMenamins Edgefield, Noon Tunes at Pioneer Square and so much more!

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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 course, our monthly Pedi-Cab Tour. with PDX Pedicab . .this time we explored Ladd’s Addition!! And that’s just to name a few! We are loving the sun, loving our new friends and loving to get out and about!

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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. We have scheduled one for each summer month and look forward to each and everyone! We may not be able to ride bikes anymore for a senior activity but that doesn’t stop us from “biking” around town. . .all made possible by the amazing PEDI-CAB!!!

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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 of colorful blooms! And not to be outdone, we also visited the World Forestry Center for Earth Day  and really got in touch with nature these last few weeks. It feels so good to be out and about with friends as the days get longer and warmer!

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